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Court clerk bribery

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The FBI raided the courthouse in Sevier County, Tennessee, on Thursday, after two deputy clerks were charged with taking cash payments in exchange for clean records on stolen cars used in a drug ring.

Click here to read the Justice Department’s announcement of the charges.

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