Sports Tickets, Other Freebies for FBI Leakers Raise ‘Bribery’ Issues, Legal Experts Say


"The question arises if and when that affects a news organization with an interest in information held by a government employee who is taking gifts, potentially using that job for personal gain.

'We are looking at two potential crimes. One is potential disclosure of classified information. The second is potential bribery,' Curt Levey, president of the Committee for Justice, a nonprofit conservative legal group, told The Daily Signal.' Under bribery statutes, the Supreme Court has determined you have to prove a quid pro quo...'"

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