However, the court already accepted a bribe, so they received light punishment and got free.
Fall was later convicted of accepting bribes from the oil companies.
"I don't know you well enough to accept a bribe."
One might accept a bribe, but not when his comrades are watching.
He was also convicted in 1987 on a charge of accepting a bribe.
They wired him, and on his next visit, he accepted a $1,000 bribe.
Desmond knew he had no respect for officials who accepted bribes.
"Would it surprise you to know that he had a history of offering and accepting bribes?"
A man who will accept bribes will probably offer them.
Maybe he accepts a bribe (which would obviously not be recorded in the data).