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Synonyms for briber

someone who pays (or otherwise incites) you to commit a wrongful act

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As a result, before corruption can be eventually reduced when the country achieves well-functioning full democracy, corruption will be more severe and less efficient, because there are more officials to bribe and few of them are able to deliver the public goods to the briber.
The public officer's attitude of tacit acceptance of the promise of the briber is undoubtedly an act of corruption which affects the social value protected and requires the sanction of criminal law.
A better alternative, analogous to leniency in antitrust, may be a scheme open to both briber and bribed, where immunity is awarded only to the first party that reports, while the other party will incur stronger sanctions.
Under this method, courts may have to estimate the difference between the price or the quality of goods and services provided by the briber and the price or quality that the customer would have accepted if its agent had not taken the bribe.
As each practice contributes a different benefit to both the briber and the recipient, remedial efforts have to target the motivation behind each one.
Fourth, as traditionally understood, bribery consists of a bilateral agreement or quid pro quo in which the bribee solicits or accepts something of value from the briber in exchange for the bribee's acting, or agreeing to act, on the briber's behalf.
Likewise, federal law should punish the briber who corruptly offers, gives, or agrees to give property to a public official.
Difficulties arising from the old legislation, such as a requirement to prove the intent of the briber, made it difficult to prosecute corruption.
Offering the said official directly, or through a third party, money or other advantages to perform their duties improperly to the advantage of the briber.
Baghdad (NINA) -The Anti-Briber team within the Office of the Commission of Integrity in Najaf was able to capture a Colonel, director of AL Najaf police department for training and delegations, red-handed with briber.
The highest briber gets the post of an honourable teacher or professor
She informs us that, in addition to his literary skills, he was a gifted speaker as well as a gambler, a briber and an alcoholic.
Cromwell is a wholly original man: a political genius, a briber, a charmer, a bully, a man with a delicate, deadly skill in manipulating people and events.
Writing in The Economist, he said: 'It is very important that the briber was convicted.
According to the council, the violations include delay for long time to deliver verdicts for cases, approval for possessing state lands without legal documents, and giving stamps of the courts to their sons or drivers as well as briber.