"This was not a single act of bribery," Judge Messitte said. "This was not a simple wrong turn. This was a deliberate march down a long path of kleptocracy."
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"Mrs. Johnson, I regret to say you are not an innocent spouse, you are a complicit spouse," Judge Messitte said. "You knew at least along the way what he was doing. You knew the money was tainted."
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