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FCPA Docket: Supreme Court declines to hear foreign bribery appeal

By Maggie Hicks

30 June 2020

FCPA Docket: Supreme Court declines to hear foreign bribery appeal  
US Supreme Court Capitol Hill Washington, DC (Credit: iStock.com/bpperry)

In today’s news round-up, the Supreme Court rejects a Macao billionaire’s bid to appeal his foreign bribery conviction, and the DOJ suggests a PetroEcuador defendant should be sentenced to nine years.