Power Company Exec Gets Over 2 Years In Prison In Bribery ScamA former executive of French power and transportation company Alstom has been sentenced to 21/2 years in prison for bribing Indonesian government officials to secure a $118 million contract to provide power there.
Executive Director of West Haven Housing Authority Accepted BribesFederal prosecutors say a Connecticut man has admitted taking about $1.5 million in bribes while serving as the executive director of the West Haven Housing Authority.
State Supreme Court Review Sought In Eddie Perez Corruption CaseA states attorney today filed paperwork seeking to get the Connecticut Supreme Court to consider restoring former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez's corruption conviction.
Judge Says Husband Of Missing Women Offered $100k BribeA Connecticut judge testified Monday that he was offered a $100,000 bribe to influence a grand jury probe by a man who was under investigation for possible involvement in his wife's disappearance and death in 1984.
Postal Official Accused of Bribery
Opinion: Akin Incident Shows Contrast Between The Republicans And DemocratsRepublicans are kept accountable for their own misspeaks and actions. Unlike the Democrats’ life jacket being tossed out to a sinking politician by the Party, when a Republican politician does the inexcusable, the Republican Party throws him an anchor – and that’s how it should be.
Opinion: Karl Rove's Super PAC For HireKarl Rove has come up with a business, his Super PAC, that offers wealthy businesses with legal problems potential for relief.