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Ohio lawmakers arrested for bribery and corruption

One of Ohio's "three most powerful lawmakers" was arrested Tuesday in a raid of his rural Glenford farm, reports NBC News. House Speaker Larry Householder was taken into custody as part of a $60 million bribery investigation, as were adviser Jeffrey Longstreth, former Ohio GOP chair Matthew Borges, and high-profile lobbyists Neil Clark and Juan Cespedes. … Continue reading Ohio lawmakers arrested for bribery and corruption

Park Geun-hye bags 25 years in prison for bribery and abuse of presidential power

  A court in South Korea has sentenced the impeached-and-ousted president, Park Geun-hye, to 25 years behind bars. Image: Park Geun-hye Geun-hye’s ruling was announced by an appeal court on Friday. The former president of South Korea was convicted of collecting bribes to bend the law for Samsung, the Asian country’s largest multinational corporation. According to … Continue reading Park Geun-hye bags 25 years in prison for bribery and abuse of presidential power