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New Allegations Filed Against Ex-D.C. Lawmaker

Former District of Columbia Councilmember Michael Brown, who has already pleaded guilty to accepting bribes, could face a longer prison sentence because of new campaign finance violations that accuse him of taking secret contributions during a 2008 run for office, federal prosecutors say.

02/08/2014

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Ex-DHS Official Pleads Guilty To Taking Bribes

A former regional director in the Department of Homeland Security has pleaded guilty to accepting more than $12,000 in bribes from a Virginia contractor.

04/11/2013

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Md. Woman Pleads Guilty To Bribery Charges

A Rockville woman has pleaded guilty to taking bribes in exchange for falsifying drug tests.

01/31/2013

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Rockville Woman Accused Of Falsifying Drug Tests

A Rockville woman who worked for a federal court contractor has been indicted on charges that she took bribes to falsify drug tests.

10/24/2012

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Former MVA Employee Pleads Guilty To Issuing Fraudulent Driver’s Licenses For Payment

A former employee of the Motor Vehicle Administration (MVA) had pleaded guilty to issuing driver’s licenses for payment.

09/07/2012

Jack Johnson was found guilty of corruption charges in December.  He was accused and convicted of accepting bribes.

Court Of Appeals Disbars Jack Johnson

The Maryland Court of Appeals has disbarred former Prince George’s County Executive Jack Johnson.

01/27/2012

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D.C. Environment Workers Facing Bribery Charges

Two employees of the District Department of the Environment have been arrested and accused of accepting $20,000 in bribes.

09/02/2011

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Judge Orders Passport Returned To Currie

A federal judge has ordered the temporary return of an indicted state senator’s passport so he can attend a conference in Canada.

07/13/2011

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Man In D.C. Cab Corruption Case Pleads Guilty

A man who prosecutors say was a key player in a corruption probe of Washington’s taxicab industry pleaded guilty to his part in a scheme to pay bribes for cab licenses.

03/03/2011