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Corruption Chronicles: Bribery charges, misusing public funds and other misdeeds

Former California councilman faces bribery chargesJohn Tran (File photo)A federal grand jury has added extortion and witness tampering to the slew of charges against a former California councilman accused of accepting bribes in a corruption case. John Tran, a former Rosemead official, withdrew his promise of a guilty plea in the federal corruption case in December and faces 115 years in federal prison if convicted, the Pasadena Star-News reported. Under the plea bargain, Tran would have served 10 years.-Via the ...

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