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a length of flawed or damaged cloth removed from the main piece
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At the same time, due to the complementary nature of the bureaucratic power structure, bribe takers fail to deliver the public goods to bribers, thus creating less economic growth than under a dictatorship.
Despite video footage widely circulating of campaigners handing out electoral bribers, violators will not be penalised unless a report is filed to the Supreme Electoral Commission (SEC), according to SEC spokesperson Omar Marwan.
And so we watched, as those giving orders--driven by feelings of revenge and hatred--arranged for Turkey's journalists to be treated in ways that not even thieves, bribers, or coup plotters get treated.
Also, us Brits are the best bribers in Europe, with 12% of us offering kids money, toys and sweets in exchange for them being good on a car journey.
Also, us Brits are the best bribers in Europe, with 12% of us offering small people money, toys and sweets in exchange for them being good on a car journey.
Folk rode a wave of popularity to the governorship when muckraker Lincoln Steffens praised him in magazine articles as the circuit attorney who convicted " boodlers "(bribers)" in St.
While most of our qualitative conclusions would apply to this alternative scheme, bribe takers would have less incentives to report than bribers because they do not have a bribe to recover.
But bribery it is and bribery is still a felony The rich bribers can call it whatever synonym they like--the proof is in the pudding:
As everyone knows, the greatest bribers and influence peddlers in D.C.
Corrupt customs officials and bribers are involved in corruption [incidents].
The Court went further and considered these clients as bribers who acted as an accessory to the crime.
Standing in front of the Supreme Court building one day, I was struck with the dignity of the place, as opposed to the busy comings and goings at the congressional parking lot nearby - it looked like bribers with cases, coming and going.