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Ex-FIFA official Webb wants to live at home which has pool allegedly bought with bribe money

Aug 28, 2015    

A former high-ranking football official charged with soliciting bribes, including $500,000 (324,576 pounds) that allegedly went to build a swimming pool at his house, wants to stay in that house near Atlanta while he awaits trial, his lawyer said on Thursday.Jeffrey Webb, a former vice president at football's world governing body FIFA, is charged with using his position to solicit bribes from sports marketing companies. A Cayman Islands national, he was released in July on a $10 million bond and has since been restricted to living within 20 miles (32.187 kilometers) of the federal courthouse i...

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