Contractor Admits To Bribes For $171M In Army Work

Law360, Washington (April 18, 2016, 6:29 PM EDT) -- The owner of Sky Research Inc. pled guilty Monday in Oregon federal court to a charge that he bribed a U.S. Army contracting official to secure $171 million in contracts for work identifying and disposing of unexploded ordnance.

The Ashland, Oregon-based company’s mononymous owner, 73-year-old Sky, pled guilty to one count of conspiracy to bribe a public official identified as J.H., a program manager in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Military Munitions Response Program, in a plea hearing presided over by U.S. District Judge Mario...
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