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New criminal liability law gives Peru's prosecutors the tools to tackle corruption

By Waithera Junghae

15 January 2018

New criminal liability law gives Peru's prosecutors the tools to tackle corruption Peru flag. (Credit: Credit: bobistraveling on Flickr (CC BY 2.0))

Peruvian prosecutors have raided the offices of three construction companies as part of a major bribery investigation – just 12 days after the country introduced corporate criminal liability for corruption and money-laundering.