What is the difference between the US system of justice and that found south of the border? Keeping our public service employees honest is the key to stop the corrosive effects of bribery and corruption. Larry Wayne Baker got 44 months for violating the public trust of citizens of Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Baker is accused of taking part in a scheme in which he paid $9,000 starting in November of 2006 to influence the vote of a city employee in awarding a lucrative contract.
"Baker found out about the criminal charges against him on the radio"