Navy Officials, Contractors Admit To $6M In Fraud

Law360, New York (March 28, 2012, 11:19 PM EDT) -- A total of seven people pled guilty Wednesday in California to taking part in a widespread fraud and corruption case in which the Department of Defense paid more than $6 million in fraudulent defense contracts that netted U.S. Navy officials more than $1 million in bribes.

Four Navy officials and three defense contractors pled guilty to fraud charges in a criminal information, also filed Wednesday, alleging the officials received cash, checks, gift cards, flat screen TVs, massage chairs, furniture, appliances, bicycles, model airplanes and home remodeling...
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