If true, however, this would be bribery at its most audacious—and creative.
Chicago's preeminent crime novelist on how the Illinois governor can defend himself—and why bribery cases are so hard to prove.
Four former commissioners have been convicted in a bribery scandal since 2005.
As deep as the bribery, as well as the resulting frustration, is the acceptance.
The indictment included 30 counts of money laundering, extortion, obstruction of justice, racketeering, and bribery.
The whole business was provocative of fraud and perjury and bribery.
But it may be urged that Bacon plead guilty to corruption and bribery.
At first bribery was tried, and a regular fund of secret-service money was set apart for procuring conversions.
Look out we don't call on them first to arrest your President for bribery.
Jim offered any bribery that might suffice, but ahead of him went his notoriety.