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Israeli Police Urge Bribery and Fraud Charges Against Netanyahu. Again.

Still, this latest blow to Mr. Netanyahu threatened to subvert his efforts to consolidate his power and burnish his image as Israel’s security czar and the country’s indispensable, irreplaceable leader. If he remains in office next [...]

Bribery Charges Urged Against Four Close to Netanyahu in Submarine Case

JERUSALEM — The Israeli police on Thursday recommended the indictment of one of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s closest confidants and three others from his inner circle in a sprawling bribery case involving the multibillion-dollar [...]

Convicted lawmaker pleads guilty in separate bribery case

SAN ANTONIO (AP) – A former Texas state senator who had already been convicted on federal fraud charges has pleaded guilty to a separate charge of bribery. San Antonio Democrat Carlos Uresti admitted Friday to facilitating bribe payments [...]

Portage mayor’s federal bribery trial delayed until January

HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) – A federal judge has push backed the trial of an northwestern Indiana mayor facing bribery charges of accepting money in exchange for towing contracts. The trial for Republican Portage Mayor James Snyder had been scheduled [...]

Ex-Youngstown mayor, finance director indicted for bribery

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) – A former mayor and a former finance director in the northeast Ohio city of Youngstown have been indicted on public corruption charges. Authorities say the racketeering and bribery charges filed Thursday in Mahoning [...]

Mexico Could Press Bribery Charges. It Just Hasn’t.

Since then, the case has made few advances, with even basic information requests languishing for months, according to two other people who have reviewed the latest case files. But the stronger investigation in Mexico, begun early last [...]
Greece Approves Bribery Investigation Involving Political Elite
The prosecutors have protected the identities of the witnesses, who are considered to be “of public interest.” Photo Antonis Samaras, a former prime minister, in Parliament on Wednesday. He is on a list of politicians [...]
Netanyahu Inquiry Expands, With New Bribery Allegations
Late Tuesday, Mr. Netanyahu released a video denying the newest allegations, calling them “hallucinatory” and “baseless” and part of a “campaign of persecution against me and my family that has been going on for years.” Even [...]
Netanyahu Should Be Charged With Bribery and Fraud, Israeli Police Say
The final decision about whether to file formal charges lies with Mr. Mandelblit and is subject to a hearing beforehand with Mr. Netanyahu’s lawyers. Reaching that threshold alone could easily take months. According to the police, expensive [...]
Chinese General, Under Investigation for Bribery, Kills Self
Photo Zhang Yang, then head of General Political Department of the People’s Liberation Army, in Beijing in 2014. Credit China Stringer Network, via Reuters [...]