iOS app Android app

Alabama Casino Bust

Corruption, Bribery and the "Quid Pro Quo" Conundrum

Bennett L. Gershman | Posted 08.13.2012 | Crime
Bennett L. Gershman

If the line between lawful and unlawful conduct is so nebulous, couldn't every president who appoints a campaign contributor as an ambassador be chargeable with bribery at the whim of a prosecutor, and convicted if a judge and jury go along?

Casino Owners, Senators, Lobbyists Charged In Bribery Case

AP | PHILLIP RAWLS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — After the governor began raiding the state's electronic bingo halls, casino owners sent lobbyists to the Capitol with orders ...