Terra Ex-Controller Gets 2 Years For Bribery Scheme

Law360, New York (January 24, 2011, 12:22 PM EST) -- The former controller of Terra Telecommunications Corp. has been sentenced to two years in prison for violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act in a scheme to bribe officials at Haiti's state-owned national telecommunications company.

Judge Jose E. Martinez of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida on Friday imposed the two-year sentence on Antonio Perez, 52, who pled guilty in April 2009 to violating the FCPA and money laundering laws.

Judge Martinez also ordered Perez to serve two years of supervised release following...
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