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DOJ says Macao billionaire is trying to rewrite bribery laws

By Clara Hudson

01 October 2018

DOJ says Macao billionaire is trying to rewrite bribery laws New York County Supreme Court and United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. iStock.com/VitalyEdush

Macao billionaire Ng Lap Seng has gone too far in appealing his bribery guilty verdict by asking a US appeals court “to rewrite” the domestic bribery statute he was convicted of violating, the DOJ has said.