D.C. Technology Office Scandal

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Yusuf Acar, an official in D.C.'s technology office, and two others have been charged in a kickback and bribery scam involving hundreds of thousands of dollars in contracts.

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VIDEO | D.C. Mayor Adrian Fenty discusses the arrest of an official in the government's Office of the Chief Technology Officer.

2 sentenced in D.C. bribery scam (Post, August 13, 2010)
 
Contractor gets 20 months in tech-office scam: Executive at D.C. firm told to repay $844,000 in bribes and profits (Post, August 7, 2010)
 
Local executive pleads guilty to bribing city officials (washingtonpost.com, April 27, 2010; 3:30 PM)
 
homesales: Home Sales (Post, February 4, 2010)
 
Former D.C. supervisor pleads guilty in bribe case (Post, December 19, 2009)
 
Guilty plea in D.C. kickback scheme: Ex-employee says he took thousands to steer technology contracts (Post, November 14, 2009)
 
Regional Briefing: Regional Briefing (Post, October 14, 2009)
 
Ex-Manager Admits Part In Scam at Tech Office: 2nd Person to Plead Guilty of 5 Charged (Post, September 22, 2009)
 
Man Pleads Guilty in Tech Office Fraud (Post, August 14, 2009)
 
Regional Briefing: Regional Briefing (Post, August 14, 2009)
 
D.C. CRIME: 4th Person Charged in Tech Office Scheme (Post, August 11, 2009)
 
District Briefing: Deal in Works in Kickback Case; Panel Passes Bill Lifting D.C. Prohibitions; Partial Ceiling Collapse Injures Capitol Officer (Post, June 26, 2009)
 
Metro: People and Issues (washingtonpost.com, June 22, 2009; 12:00 PM)
 
Federal Probe Casts Doubt on D.C. Contract Reform Effort (Post, April 6, 2009)
 
2nd Employee Is Charged in Bribery Scheme: Mayor Orders Audit of Agency and Restricts Its Authority to Issue Contracts (Post, March 20, 2009)
 
A Whistle Heard (March 19, 2009)
 
4 Workers In D.C. Tech Office Put On Leave: Consultants Fired Amid Bribe Scam (Post, March 19, 2009)
 
TECHNOLOGY OFFICE: No Bail for Ex-Manager Accused of Bribery (Post, March 18, 2009)
 
BRIBERY SCANDAL: Prosecutors Urge Judge to Keep Technology Manager in Jail (Post, March 17, 2009)
 
D.C. Technology Office Scandal Revives Questions of Cronyism (Post, March 14, 2009)
 
IT Security Specialist Built Up City's Trust: Latest Line on Résumé: Bribe Charges (Post, March 14, 2009)
 
IT Security Specialist Built Up City's Trust: Latest Line on Résumé: Bribe Charges (Post, March 13, 2009; 10:56 PM)
 
D.C. Tech Official Is Accused of Bribery (Post, March 13, 2009)
 
D.C. Official Arrested in Federal Bribery Sting (44, March 12, 2009; 12:11 PM)
 
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