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Fourth Department — Jury Instructions: People v. Williams

Appellate Division, Fourth Department Jury Instructions Judicial Bias People v. Williams KA 09-00419 Appealed from Supreme Court, Monroe County Background: The defendant was convicted of course of sexual conduct against a child in the first degree and endangering the welfare ...

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Second Circuit — Jury Instructions: United States v. Nouri, et al.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Jury Instructions Error — Honest Services Wire Fraud United States v. Nouri, et al. 09-3627-cr(L) Judges Leval and Hall Background: All three defendant-appellants were convicted by a jury of conspiring to commit ...

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Second Circuit — Foreign Corrupt Practices Act: USA v. Bourke

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Jury Instructions — Conscious Avoidance USA v. Bourke 09-4704-cr Judges Pooler, Hall and Bianco Background: In 1991 the nation of Azerbaijan reclaimed its independence after the collapse of ...

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