Sentenced, convicted, and ridiculous. It’s all here in the Friday roundup.
As highlighted in this prior post, in 2019 the DOJ criminally charged Armengol Alfonso Cevallas Diaz (an Ecuadorian citizen) in connection with a bribery scheme involving PetroEcuador officials.
Earlier this week, the DOJ announced that Cevallas was sentenced to 35 months in prison for FCPA and money laundering charges. As stated in the DOJ release: