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Monday
Mar282016

Fat Leonard's ‘Golden Asset’: U.S. Navy captain jailed 46 months, tells of floating brothel

Capt. Daniel Dusek, commanding officer of the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (Image courtesy of Wiki Commons)The highest-ranking Navy officer charged in the massive "Fat Leonard" bribery scandal was sentenced in federal court Friday to 46 months in prison.

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Tuesday
Mar222016

Singapore man jailed five years in Fat Leonard prosecution

A former executive of a Singapore-based defense contracting firm was sentenced to 63 months in federal prison Friday for his role in defrauding the U.S. Navy of $34 million for ship husbanding services.

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Thursday
Jan152015

‘Fat Leonard’ changing plea to guilty in sprawling U.S. Navy bribe case

Leonard Glenn Francis is scheduled to change his plea to guilty in an appearance Thursday at 2:45 pm before U.S. Magistrate Judge Jan Adler in San Diego, according to the federal court docket and calendar, U-T San Diego said.

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Thursday
Jan082015

U.S. Navy Commander pleads guilty in Singapore-based bribery scandal

Image courtesy of the U.S. NavyA commander in the U.S. Navy pleaded guilty Tuesday to federal bribery charges for accepting money, gifts, travel, and prostitutes from a contractor who supplied services to the Navy in Asia.

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Tuesday
Jul082014

Former U.S. Navy officer pleads guilty in ever-unfolding bribery scandal

A retired Navy official who worked for Glenn Defense Marine Asia (GDMA) pleaded guilty Monday, admitting that he and others overcharged the Navy by about $2.5 million for port services, using some of the money to treat Navy officials to lavish dinners, cocktails and entertainment.

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Wednesday
May212014

Navy petty officer took bribes from Singapore company

Image courtesy of WikimediaU.S. Navy petty officer Daniel Layug pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday, admitting he accepted more than $10,000 in cash, travel expenses and gifts in exchange for providing classified information to a Singapore-based defense contractor.

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Friday
Apr182014

New U.S. Navy arrest in Glenn Marine bribe case

A sixth defendant was charged in federal court Thursday with bribery involving Singapore-based defense contractor Glenn Defense Marine Asia (GDMA).

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Wednesday
Mar192014

Singaporean pleads guilty in U.S. Navy bribery scandal

A Singapore citizen formerly employed by Glenn Defense Marine Asia (GDMA) pleaded guilty to conspiracy to defraud the United States for his role in a scheme to overbill the U.S. Navy for husbanding services.

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Wednesday
Dec182013

NCIS agent pleads guilty in massive Navy bribery scandal

A special agent with the Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) pleaded guilty Tuesday for his role in a huge international fraud and bribery ring, admitting he tipped a Singapore-based Navy contractor about ongoing criminal probes in exchange for prostitutes, cash and luxury travel.

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