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Former Petrobras CEO Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison

A former chief executive officer of Brazil's state oil company Petrobras has been sentenced to 11 years in prison as part of sprawling corruption investigation that has ensnared many of the country's top business and political leaders. Federal Judge Sergio Moro found Aldemir Bendine guilty Wednesday of corruption and money laundering in connection with about $1 million in bribes paid by construction giant Odebrecht. Moro said Bendine used his influence to illegally help the...

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