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Navy Captain Pleads Guilty in ‘Fat Leonard’ Case

 A U.S. Navy captain has admitted to accepting bribes in the form of lavish hotel rooms and prostitutes from a Malaysian businessman nicknamed “Fat Leonard,” joining nearly two dozen current and former Navy officials who have been charged in what is being called the maritime branch’s biggest corruption case. Capt. Jesus Vasquez Cantu, of Silverdale, Washington, entered his guilty plea Friday in federal court in San Diego. Cantu says Leonard Glenn Francis paid for prostitutes, hotels and drinks at karaoke bars in exchange for proprietary Navy information that benefited Francis’…

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