Exec Admits Being Bribed For $3.2M Afghanistan Contract

Law360, New York (May 3, 2013, 3:44 PM EDT) -- The former vice president of a U.S. military construction contractor pled guilty in Louisiana federal court Thursday to accepting bribes in exchange for awarding a $3.2 million subcontract to help repair an airfield in Afghanistan.

Elton Maurice “Mark” McCabe III admitted to one count of conspiracy to receive illegal kickbacks from an unnamed subcontractor for the airfield work. He also agreed to forfeit $60,000 in allegedly ill-gotten gains from the scheme.

He faces between 10 and 16 months in prison for the crime, according to court...
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