Well, that really depends, because there hasn't been any real news whatsoever on this part of the game. They did say you can bribe people, but they never discussed if you have to accept the bribe or can choose not to. most likely you don't have to accept the bribe, but that really depends.
"The flower of friendship blooms even in hell. On the sand where waves come and go, it leaves its petal as a memento. We will make it bloom again someday, The Okama Way!" - Mister 2, Bon Clay