Jack Abramoff on Political Corruption

Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff talked about government corruption. In 2006 Mr. Abramoff was convicted of fraud, tax evasion, and… read more

Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff talked about government corruption. In 2006 Mr. Abramoff was convicted of fraud, tax evasion, and conspiracy to bribe public officials. He is the author of Capitol Punishment: The Hard Truth about Washington Corruption from America’s Most Notorious Lobbyist. He was interviewed by Lawrence Lessig and also responded to questions from members of the audience.

“Lawrence Lessig Interrogates Jack Abramoff About Corruption” was the first event in the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics series “In the Dock.” It was held in the Ames Courtroom of the Harvard Law School. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Jack Abramoff on Political Corruption

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Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Dec 25, 2011
Last Aired:
Jan 12, 2012

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