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On Friday, January 17, 2013, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia announced that┬áNeil S. Rodgers, a former District of Columbia government official, was indicted on federal charges stemming from his role in channeling $110,000 in youth and

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On Friday, December 20, 2013 the Department of Justice announced that a federal grand jury in New Mexico returned a nine-count indictment against a retired colonel and a sergeant in the Army National Guard.  The case is being prosecuted by

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The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Maryland issued a press release on December 11, 2013 notifying the public that a grand jury has indicted 11 individuals on charges related to a conspiracy to traffic over $6.6 million in

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On November 22, 2013 the FBI reported that a 25-count superseding indictment was unsealed charging five (5) defendants–Rosita Vilchez, 39, of Lima, Peru; Armando Pino, 53 of Centreville, Virginia, currently in Peru; Edgar Vilchez, 38, of Manassas, Virginia; Lorene Chittenden,

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Two foreign nationals, Hia Soo Gan Benson (Benson Hia) and Lim Kow Seng (Eric Lim), have been extradited from Singapore to stand trial in the District of Columbia in connection with an alleged fraud conspiracy involving the unlawful export of

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Lawrence T. Taylor, the Defendant, has been indicted on charges of health care fraud and conspiracy to commit health care fraud. The indictment, returned on Wednesday December 12, 2012 in the Southern District of Texas, formally charged the Defendant with

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This blog posting is part II of our analysis of U.S. v. Chi Mak. Part I can be read here. The Ninth Circuit also disposed of Mak’s claims about jury instructions and deliberation on willfulness, the requisite intent that must

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On June 21, 2012 a three judge panel of the Ninth Circuit upheld the constitutionality of the Arms Export Control Act (AECA) in United States v. Chi Mak. Mak was ultimately convicted of one count of conspiracy to violate the

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