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FCPA prosecutor: No political pressure from Trump administration

By Adam Dobrik

08 November 2018

FCPA prosecutor: No political pressure from Trump administration Donald Trump speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, DC, in 2011. Gage Skidmore via Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0)

A DOJ official has dismissed suggestions that the Trump administration has been pressuring prosecutors in corporate criminal cases, pointing to a recent resource boost for the FCPA unit.