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FIFA Won't Rescind Banned Ex-VP's $1.05M Bribery Fine

Law360 (March 12, 2018, 4:45 PM EDT) -- FIFA on Monday refused to lift a 1 million Swiss franc ($1.05 million) fine issued to former Vice President Jeffrey Webb, who was banned from soccer for life for his role in a massive bribery scandal that saw hundreds of millions of dollars exchanged for lucrative media and marketing rights to international soccer tournaments in the Americas. 

FIFA's Appeal Committee rejected Webb's appeal, which did not challenge the lifetime ban but only the fine, according to a press release. Webb was among the first high-ranking FIFA officials...
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