Caltrans Official Admits To $1.2M Bid-Rigging Plot

Law360, New York (August 31, 2010, 5:18 PM EDT) -- A California Department of Transportation supervisor pled guilty Tuesday to participating in a five-year contract scheme that swindled the transportation agency out of some $1.2 million.

Clint Gregory, a Caltrans supervisor from Sacramento, Calif., told Judge Lawrence Karlton of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California that he engaged in fraud, bid-rigging and bribery in connection with contracts he helped steer to InfoTek Inc. in exchange for money and gifts, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.

InfoTek CEO Sara Shirazi and founder...
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