Union Official Cuts Deal In Ohio Corruption Case

Law360, New York (October 27, 2010, 2:28 PM EDT) -- A union official in Ohio's Cuyahoga County will likely serve about two years behind bars in exchange for testifying against a county commissioner he’s accused of bribing in part of a wide-ranging graft and corruption probe involving cash, trips and county contracts.

Robert Rybak, business manager and financial secretary for the Journeymen Plumbers Union Local 55, pled guilty to five counts of bribery, conspiracy, theft and tampering with a witness in the plea agreement entered Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of...
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