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Corruption

Meanings and phrases

corruption

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n.
  1. lack of integrity or honesty (especially susceptibility to bribery); use of a position of trust for dishonest gain; corruptness
  2. decay of matter (as by rot or oxidation)
  3. moral perversion; impairment of virtue and moral principles; degeneracy; depravation; depravity; putrefaction
  4. destroying someone's (or some group's) honesty or loyalty; undermining moral integrity; subversion
  5. inducement (as of a public official) by improper means (as bribery) to violate duty (as by commiting a felony)
  6. in a state of progressive putrefaction; putrescence; putridness; rottenness

political corruption

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E.g.
  • is a song against corporate greed, political corruption, and racism.
  • It satirizes greed and political corruption in post-Civil War America.
  • The board was created in the wake of several political corruption scandals.

corruption charges

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E.g.
  • He was arrested to face corruption charges in 2015.
  • He was impeached on corruption charges .
  • The Taiwan High Court eventually cleared Ma of all corruption charges.

against corruption

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E.g.
  • The initiatives he took against corruption were not very effective.
  • Mbah was an active campaigner for human and environmental rights and against corruption.
  • This essay is a polemic against corruption and Gildas provides little in the way of names and dates.

corruption scandal

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  • It would be the biggest corruption scandal in Latin America.
  • Holgersson was involved in a corruption scandal in April 2006.
  • At the beginning of his third year in office, he resigned as a result of in a huge corruption scandal.

allegations of corruption

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  • Derek Schofield, embroiled in allegations of corruption).
  • There are unproved allegations of corruption against Devananda.
  • From the start, allegations of corruption and pay-offs emerged.

police corruption

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  • Both investigated police corruption in Durango.
  • ... During ... [2013,] there were reports of excessive force, police corruption, and impunity.
  • The case is often raised as an example of police corruption and the problems facing Thailand's justice system.

corruption within

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  • The system was developed ostensibly in response to corruption within the Czech political system.
  • At Wangbu's house, Cardo and Oscar decided to clean up the corruption within the Philippine Government.
  • Unsurprisingly, Mantuan's attack on corruption within the church reverberated through English literature.

government corruption

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  • For example, the award-winning Senegalese film "[[Xala]]" takes government corruption as its theme.
  • Political concerns in China include the growing gap between rich and poor and government corruption.
  • Following democratic reforms, "La Prensa" continued to report on politics and government corruption.

corruption case

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  • Ortega had also been reporting on this corruption case.
  • On May 20, 2005, Nazaruddin was suspected in the alleged corruption case at the KPU by the Corruption Court.
  • In July 2017, ex Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav of the RJD was charged by the CBI in a corruption case.

corruption scandals

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  • In addition, corruption scandals are a source of public concern.
  • The board was created in the wake of several political corruption scandals.
  • During the 1940s, the HKPF faced a number of corruption scandals involving officers.

charges of corruption

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E.g.
  • In 1726, he had 26 Company servants brought to Batavia on charges of corruption.
  • Activists have made four serious charges of corruption and abuse of office against Anand.
  • Dogged by charges of corruption, the Directory collapsed in a coup led by Napoleon Bonaparte in 1799.

alleged corruption

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  • Further evidence emerged of alleged corruption.
  • But the arrest and imprisonment of Carmelo achieved much more in society than his alleged corruption.
  • These theories were based on alleged corruption of the patent examiner Zenas Wilber who was an alcoholic.

accused of corruption

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  • President Temer is himself accused of corruption.
  • On the other hand, his administrations have been accused of corruption.
  • In May 2015, 14 people were arrested, including nine FIFA officials, after being accused of corruption.

corruption cases

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E.g.
  • Other candidates were also associated with corruption cases.
  • One of the most important corruption cases in Brazil concerns the company Odebrecht.
  • The State Court also deals with organized crime, and economic crime including corruption cases.

widespread corruption

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  • "Tjambuk Api" has been read as a critique of the widespread corruption in Indonesia.
  • He was elected to the post again in elections marked by widespread corruption and fraud.
  • In the late 1980s, much of Armenia's economy already was opening either semi-officially or illegally, with widespread corruption and bribery.

corruption allegations

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  • Bowles, who was tainted by corruption allegations, had held the office for 20 years.
  • The corruption allegations against Bin Hammam and Jack Warner were leveled by CONCACAF general secretary Chuck Blazer.
  • Despite the corruption allegations, the Congress party put him up as a party candidate for the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections.

public corruption

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  • He is not allowed to hold public office due to two convictions for public corruption in 2014 and 2016.
  • As a native of Lake County, Indiana, public corruption was a major focus during Carter's tenure in office.
  • As a federal prosecutor, she carried a diverse docket, including public corruption, RICO, drug, and fraud cases.

corruption investigation

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  • He was arrested in April 2009 during a corruption investigation by the Tokyo Metropolitan Police.
  • In 1939, Suffolk County Sheriff John F. Dowd resigned while under criminal corruption investigation.
  • In 2004, Republican Governor John G. Rowland resigned during a corruption investigation, later pleading guilty to federal charges.

fight against corruption

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  • His film Pratighatana (1985) was the story of a woman's (Vijayshanti) fight against corruption and criminalization of politics in India.
  • It is acting also as a center of excellence for research on the fight against corruption and for the preparation of anti-corruption proposals.
  • Ivan Vilibor Sinčić, the president of the party, presented the platform as a new generation of politicians that will fight against corruption and organised crime.
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