Michael Scanlon Pleads Guilty to Corruption
19 Corporate Crime Reporter 46(4), November 21, 2005

Michael Scanlon, a former partner of lobbyist Jack Abramoff, pled guilty to a charge of participating in a conspiracy to bribe public officials.

Scanlon, 35, entered his plea at U.S. District Court in the District of Columbia, before Judge Ellen Segal Huvelle.

Under the terms of a plea agreement, Scanlon faces up to five years in prison, a fine of up to $250,000 and mandatory restitution estimated to be approximately $20 million.

Scanlon has agreed to cooperate with law enforcement officials in an ongoing investigation.


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