The C.T.A. case: A study in political corruption

@article{Jenkins1993TheCC,
  title={The C.T.A. case: A study in political corruption},
  author={Philip Jenkins.},
  journal={Crime, Law and Social Change},
  year={1993},
  volume={19},
  pages={329-351}
}
  • P. Jenkins.
  • Published 1 June 1993
  • Political Science
  • Crime, Law and Social Change
Between 1984 and 1987, a wide-ranging corruption scandal in Pennsylvania resulted in the conviction and disgrace of a number of high-ranking elected officials, as well as the much publicized suicide of state Treasurer R. Budd Dwyer. This “C.T.A. case” initially appeared to be a straightforward and almost commonplace affair involving bribes and kickbacks to secure state contracts; but on further examination, this seemingly uncomplicated case can be shown to have involved elaborate conflicts at… 

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