Air Force Base Bribery Schemers Get Prison Time

Law360, Los Angeles (May 23, 2013, 6:53 PM EDT) -- A former civil engineer at Sheppard Air Force Base and two government contractors, who pled guilty last year to their roles in a bribery conspiracy to unlawfully disclose and obtain sensitive government contact information, were given prison sentences Thursday in Texas federal court.

John Torrance Gilmore III, 53, of Wichita Falls, Texas, the onetime lead supervisory engineer at the Air Force base in Wichita County, received a five-year prison sentence.

U.S. District Judge Reed C. O'Connor sentenced John Carmon Freeman, 50, and Miguel Angel Hughes, 63,...
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