Corruption Currents: China, India Rebuff US on Iranian Crude


Walmart is deadlocked with U.S. prosecutors over its FCPA case. (Bloomberg)

Nigerian authorities arraigned three election board employees for bribery and money laundering; they pleaded not guilty. (Nation, Naija)

Local cases: A Detroit-area public works official asked prosecutors to investigate contracts his agency awarded; a towing boss was sentenced to prison. New York prosecutors announced charges against an airport employee who allegedly took bribes. The retrial of a New York City corrections union boss has begun. (DN, MD, Fox, DN, DFP, release, AP, CBS, NYT)


The U.S. midterm elections are at risk of being hacked. (MJ)

Reddit announced it was hacked. (WP, Reuters)


The owner of check-cashing companies was charged with fraud. (release)

Money Laundering:

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