TITLE

Ex-Agriculture Secretary Mike Espy Acquitted of All 30 Bribery Charges

PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
Jet;12/21/98, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that former Agriculture Secretary Mike Espy was acquitted of all 30 bribery charges he faced in federal court in Washington D.C. Espy as the first Black person to serve in that Cabinet-level position; The charges that he accepted illegal sports tickets and other gifts from companies that conducted business with the department; How much the four-year investigation cost taxpayers.
ACCESSION #
1370369

 

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