A federal jury convicted a sitting Puerto Rico superior court judge Wednesday of taking bribes to acquit a businessman of vehicular homicide charges.
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Sixteen former Puerto Rico police officers pleaded guilty Monday to running a criminal organization out of the police department.
A prominent Puerto Rico accountant pleaded guilty Thursday to bribing the judge who presided over his vehicular homicide trial and acquitted him of all charges.
A sitting Puerto Rico superior court judge who allegedly took bribes in exchange for acquitting a criminal defendant of vehicular homicide was charged with conspiracy in a federal indictment returned Thursday.