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      Judge wants clarification on bribery

      {} {} The judge in Alabama's Gambling trials says he wants some clarification on bribery laws.

      {} {} Judge Myron Thompson says there is a great amount of confusion about how Federal corruption laws apply to campaign contributions.

      {} {} He says he wants the Supreme Court to provide a precise definition of bribery.

      {} {} The two gambling trials involved legislators and lobbyists accused of promising contributions in return for votes on pro-gambling legislation.

      {} {} No one was convicted.

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