Cleveland Hospital Exec Gets 9 Years For Bribery

Law360, New York (February 9, 2011, 8:23 PM EST) -- A former executive of a federally funded Cleveland hospital was sentenced to more than nine years in prison Wednesday after being convicted of bribery and other corruption charges involving construction contracts.

The sentence, announced by the U.S. attorney's office, was handed down in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio. Thomas Greco, a former facilities director and construction manager of MetroHealth System, previously asked the court for a two-year prison sentence.

On Jan. 19, Judge Kate O'Malley sentenced another MetroHealth executive to nine...
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