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Five years after arrest, Navy bribery mastermind Leonard Francis testifies at deposition

By Greg Moran on Monday, September 17, 2018

Five years ago, investigators with the U.S. Navy knocked on the door of a San Diego hotel suite with a sweeping view of the city’s harbor, waiting for the 6-foot, 5-inch Malaysian businessman inside to answer — and in the process launch what has become the worst corruption scandal for the Navy in decades. Since the arrest of businessman Leonard Glenn “Fat Leonard” Francis that day, federal prosecutors in San…