Tag: bribery

Six Indicted in DMV Bribery Case

Dirty Department of Motor Vehicles workers accepted bribes from trucking schools to get at least 100 commercial licenses for drivers who didn’t take, or failed,  tests, federal prosecutors alleged Tuesday. Federal prosecutors charged six people Tuesday with conspiracy, bribery and…

Whistleblower Sues Bio-Rad Labs

A former vice president and general counsel for Bio-Rad Laboratories said he was fired after he warned the company’s audit committee that the diagnostics firm was bribing foreign governments for contracts, a federal lawsuit asserts. Sanford Wadler filed a wrongful…

Equador, Chevron Battle Over Amazon Witness

UPDATED:  A federal judge gave Chevron and a private investigator a reprieve for a few days in the investigator’s effort to keep from being questioned by Eucuador about alleged judicial corruption in an $18 billion judgment against Chevron.  This long-running case includes the makings of a…