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Bill Steinman
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Richard L. Cassin
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Elizabeth K. Spahn
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Cody Worthington
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Julie DiMauro
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Thomas Fox
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Marc Alain Bohn
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Bill Waite
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Shruti J. Shah
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Russell A. Stamets
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Richard Bistrong
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Eric Carlson
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Yes, Chicom membership still matters to the feds

A Naperville, Illinois man admitted in federal court that he intentionally failed to disclose his prior membership in the Chinese Communist Party when seeking naturalized citizenship in the United States.

Lu Lin, 59, pleaded guilty to one count of making a false statement to an immigration officer. … Continue Reading

Bo appeal rejected, life sentence upheld

A Chinese court Friday rejected the appeal of former party leader Bo Xilai and upheld his life sentence.

Bo was once a member of the powerful Communist Party Politburo and served as the party secretary in the industrial region of Chongqing.… Continue Reading

China graft joins the mile high club

Image courtesy of WikipediaAnother high-flying China official has been indicted for taking bribes.

Tian Xueren, the former deputy governor of Jilin Province, is accused of taking about $3 million on 85 occasions between 1995 and 2011.… Continue Reading

Red Tape Round-Up

With the 17th National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party in full swing in Beijing, we thought it would be a good time to see what leaders there are doing about corruption.… Continue Reading

Greetings, Comrade

A friend of The FCPA Blog who bunked in Singapore awhile and has since returned to Washington, D.C. asks: In a communist country, is everyone a government official?

The question is important because the U.S.… Continue Reading