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Ex-Fifa vice president gets time served for bribery

By Clara Hudson

30 June 2020

Ex-Fifa vice president gets time served for bribery Fifa headquarters Credit: iStock.com/Flightlevel80

On 29 June via videoconference, a Brooklyn federal judge sentenced Alfredo Hawit to time served and two years of supervised release for accepting bribes in exchange for awarding lucrative media rights at soccer events.