2008年7月9日,安克雷奇大陪审团起诉联邦政府对腐败行为进

2008年7月9日,安克雷奇大陪审团起诉联邦政府对腐败行为进行贿赂和共谋罪名成立,该罪名已导致阿拉斯加立法者参议员约翰·考德瑞(John Cowdery)涉嫌对三名前州议员进行定罪。 联邦检察官声称,考德里与油田服务公司VECO Corp.的高管密谋,贿赂另一位未具名的州参议员以投票支持石油和天然气立法。
原文:2008 Jul 9, A grand jury in Anchorage indicted Sen. John Cowdery, an Alaska legislator, on bribery and conspiracy counts in a federal investigation of corruption that already has led to convictions against three former state lawmakers. Federal prosecutors allege that Cowdery conspired with executives of oil field services company VECO Corp. to bribe another unnamed state senator for votes to support oil and gas legislation.