Ex-FBI Agent Charged In Bangladeshi Political Bribery Plot

Law360, Chicago (August 5, 2013, 2:17 PM EDT) -- Three men, including a former FBI agent already in custody on unrelated charges, have been charged in connection with an alleged bribery plot to supply confidential law enforcement documents to the political opposition of a high-profile citizen of Bangladesh, the U.S. Department of Justice said Friday.

Robert Lustyik, 50, formerly an FBI special agent, and his friend Johannes Thaler, 49, are accused of soliciting tens of thousands of dollars in bribes from a Bangladesh native who was after internal FBI information on an unnamed bigwig in...
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