Army Contractor Gets 3 Years In Bribery Case

Law360, New York (January 25, 2011, 6:52 PM EST) -- A federal judge on Tuesday sentenced a former defense contractor employee to more than three years in prison for her role in a conspiracy to bribe U.S. contracting officials in Kuwait.

Judge David Hittner of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas sentenced Dorothy Ellis to 37 months in prison after she pled guilty in September to conspiring to pay roughly $360,000  bribes to U.S. Army contracting officials.

Ellis was further ordered to pay $360,000 in restitution and serve three years of supervised...
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