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- ‘She didn't know much about doctors, but judges were bribable, police was bribable, the whole world was bribable.’
- ‘Nobody could be that big a set of corrupt, easily bribable morons.’
- ‘Rasha was a good source of information in the area, and he was bribable.’
- ‘Also, so as to discourage the re-emergence of a bribable judiciary, salaries were high.’
- ‘If the attacker is in some country with bribable police, there's nothing you can do anyway.’
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