Adelsons dealings in China

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    http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/14/u...r-investigation.html?_r=1&partner=rss&emc=rss


    But today, Mr. Yang, along with tens of millions of dollars in payments the Sands made through him in China, is a focus of a wide-ranging federal investigation into potential bribery of foreign officials and other matters in China and Macau, according to people with direct knowledge of the inquiries.

    The investigations are unfolding as Mr. Adelson has become an increasing presence in this year’s presidential election, contributing at least $35 million to Republican groups. On Tuesday, Mitt Romney’s running mate, Representative Paul D. Ryan, is to appear at a fund-raiser at the Sands’s Venetian casino in Las Vegas; Mr. Adelson is likely to attend, a person close to him said.
     
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    Coincidence? I think it's more like another attack on a Romney supporter by a corrupt administration.
     
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    Bribery of foreign officials is against the law.
     
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    the right accepts that the wealthy are allowed to break the law
     

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