Tag Archives: bribery

Former WCC manager indicted on corruption charges

A federal grand jury indicts a former Georgia World Congress Center manager for allegedly taking bribes to help secure government contracts . . .

Tags: bribery , federal indictment , Georgia World Congress Center , government contracts , U.S. Attorney Sally Yates

Gwinnett bribery conviction brings two-year sentence

Duluth businessman gets two years in federal prison for bribing a Gwinnett County commissioner . . .

Tags: bribery , Gwinnett County Commission , Mark Gary. , Shirley Lasseter

Former Gwinnett commissioner draws 33-month sentence

Shirley Lasseter draws a 33-month federal prison sentence for her guilty plea on bribery charges related to her term as a Gwinnett County commissioner . . .

Tags: bribery , drug trafficking , Gwinnett County Commission , money laundering , real estate development , Shirley Lasseter

Georgia lobbyist acquitted in Alabama bribery trial

Georgia lobbyist Jay Walker, also a top aide to former House speaker Glenn Richardson, is acquitted in a federal corruption trial in Alabama . . .

Tags: alabama , bingo , bribery , federal trial , gambling , Jay Walker