HONOLULU (KHON2) — The feds have broadened their corruption probe involving former Honolulu Prosecutor Keith Kaneshiro.

Today in California, making her the sixth charged in the alleged scheme.

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An indictment claims Sheri Tanaka played a pivotal role in helping to facilitate prosecution of a former Mitsunaga employee over a workplace dispute, while conspiring to bribe Kaneshiro to do it.

The indictment describes again the same bribery allegations as the original charges against five others.

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Also today the other five co-defendants — including Kaneshiro, and firm principal Dennis Mitsunaga — entered pleas of not-guilty to the superceding indictment.