Former Silicon Valley CEO Manuel Henriquez Gets 6 Months Prison In College Admission ScandalThe founder of a Silicon Valley venture capital firm was sentenced Wednesday to six months behind bars for paying about $450,000 in bribes to boost his two daughters' entrance exam scores and get one of them into Georgetown University as a bogus tennis recruit.
San Francisco Corruption Scandal: Lefty O'Doul's Owner Expected To Plead Guilty To Federal Wire Fraud ChargesLefty O'Doul's owner Nick Bovis was scheduled to appear before a federal judge Thursday to plead guilty to two counts of wire fraud in a case connected with a corruption probe of San Francisco's former public works director.
San Francisco Restaurateur Nick Bovis To Plead Guilty To Wire Fraud, Cooperate In Nuru Corruption ScandalAuthorities announced Wednesday that San Francisco restaurateur Nick Bovis has agreed to cooperate with a federal investigation, pleading guilty to wire fraud charges in connection with a corruption scandal involving San Francisco Director of Public Works Mohammed Nuru.
San Francisco Public Works Dept. Names Acting Director Amid Public Corruption ChargesAmid allegations of bribery against San Francisco Department of Public Works Director Mohammed Nuru, the department announced Alaric Degrafinried as acting director late Tuesday.
Pelosi Says Trump’s Ukraine Actions Amount To ‘Bribery’House Democrats are refining part of their impeachment case against the president to a simple allegation: Bribery.
Oakland Business Consultant Sentenced In Bribery, Bid-Rigging SchemesA former Oakland business consultant was sentenced by a federal judge in San Francisco Tuesday to one year in prison for taking part in two bribery and bid-rigging schemes for government construction projects in 2013.
College Cheating Scandal: Lori Loughlin Cut Loose By Hallmark ChannelThe Hallmark Channel cut ties Thursday with favored star Lori Loughlin, a day after her arrest in a college admissions scam put the family-friendly network and extended Hallmark brand in uncomfortable proximity to a national scandal.
College Cheating Scandal: Stanford Student Drops Out Of Class Action LawsuitJust hours after filing a class action lawsuit in the wake of the massive college admissions scandal, one of the two Stanford students involved has dropped out of the legal action.
Suge Knight's Attorneys Indicted For Bribing Potential Witnesses In Murder TrialOne current and one former attorney for rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight have been indicted on charges including conspiring to bribe potential witnesses in his upcoming murder trial.
Former Defense Contractor Executives Plead Guilty In U.S. Navy Bribery ScandalTwo former executives of a defense contractor linked to an international Navy bribery scandal have pleaded guilty to federal charges in San Diego.
Former California VA Official Pleads Not Guilty To Bid-Rigging, BriberyThe bid-rigging probe grew out of a case in which Chinatown tong leader Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow was convicted of murder and racketeering.
7 Palo Alto VA Workers Sentenced In Veterans Affairs Bribery SchemeA bribery scandal at the Palo Alto VA Hospital has snared several workers accused of taking money and gifts while awarding lucrative contracts.
Feds Say NorCal DMV Employees Traded Cash For Truck Driving LicensesFederal authorities say as many as 100 commercial truck drivers paid up to $5,000 each to bribe state Department of Motor Vehicles employees for illegal California licenses.
Hewlett-Packard Fined $58.7M After Pleading Guilty To Bribing Russian Officials For ContractHewlett-Packard has pleaded guilty to felony charges that former employees bribed Russian government officials for a contract, and the company has been fined $58.7 million.
CA GOP Senators Push To Double Sentences For Bribery Three Republican state senators are calling for increased criminal penalties for lawmakers convicted of taking bribes under state law, a move that comes as two Democratic colleagues face federal corruption charges.