$2M bail set for diplomat charged in UN bribery case
Latin America & the Caribbean

$2M bail set for diplomat charged in UN bribery case

NEW YORK (AP) — Over a prosecutor’s objection, bail was set at $2 million Friday for a Dominican Republic diplomat arrested in a bribe-related criminal case that also landed a former president of the United Nations General Assembly behind bars. U.S. Magistrate Judge Henry B. Pitman noted that charges against Francis Lorenzo, though serious, did … Continue reading