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FCPA Blog Daily News

Entries in Smith and Wesson (70)

Tuesday
Feb072012

DOJ May End Africa Sting Prosecutions

The boss of the DOJ's criminal division and the U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia asked Judge Richard Leon Tuesday for time to consider 'whether to continue to go forward' with the Africa sting case.

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Tuesday
Jan312012

Sting Case Is A DOJ 'Fantasy,' Lawyer Says

The lawyer for one of the acquitted Africa sting defendants said the DOJ's entire case is a 'made-up fantasy.'

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Tuesday
Jan312012

Second Mistrial In Africa Sting Prosecution

Judge Richard Leon declared a mistrial today in the prosecution of the three remaining defendants in the second Africa sting trial.

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Monday
Jan302012

Caldwell, Godsey Acquitted In Africa Sting Trial

Two Africa sting defendants were acquitted today in federal court in Washington, D.C.

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Thursday
Jan262012

Still No Verdict, Africa Sting Jury Off Till Monday

The jury in the second Africa sting trial didn't reach a final verdict Thursday and has gone home until Monday.

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Tuesday
Jan242012

Africa Sting Trial: After Partial Verdict, Judge Sends Jury Back

According to people at the federal district court in DC, the jury in the second Africa sting trial told the jduge to they've reached a unanimous verdict on certain counts (which means specific defendants) and are deadlocked on other counts.

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Friday
Jan202012

Jury Still At Work In Second Africa Sting Trial

At four in the afternoon on Thursday last week, a jury began deliberating the fate of five Africa sting defendants.

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Thursday
Jan192012

The Africa Sting Acquittal

Since we posted John O'Shea's order of acquittal today, let's do another.

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Friday
Jan062012

Retrial In Africa Sting Case Set for May 2012

Judge Richard J. Leon on Wednesday reset the date for the retrial of the first four Africa sting defendants.

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Friday
Dec302011

Top Stories Of 2011

Some picks for the year's hottest FCPA headlines are these:

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Friday
Dec232011

Acquittal In Africa Sting Case [Updated]

A defendant in the Africa sting case has been acquitted after U.S. District Judge Richard J. Leon (left) on Thursday ruled there was insufficient evidence to sustain a conviction.

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Thursday
Nov032011

FCPA Juries Are Lightning Fast

The next FCPA trial on tap is John O'Shea's. Jury selection in federal court in Houston is set to begin November 8.

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