Federal Jury

New York News: ROCHESTER, Andre L. Barnes, Federal Jury Convicts Rochester Man Of Sex Trafficking

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that a federal jury has convicted Andre L. Barnes, 42, of Rochester, NY, of conspiracy to sex traffic minors, sex trafficking of minors and adults by force, and transportation of girls across state lines to engage in prostitution. The charges carry a mandatory minimum sentence … Continue reading New York News: ROCHESTER, Andre L. Barnes, Federal Jury Convicts Rochester Man Of Sex Trafficking

SAN FRANCISCO | Colorado jury’s pot verdict may discourage similar cases

SAN FRANCISCO— A Colorado jury likely threw cold water on future legal challenges against cannabis companies by homeowners who consider filing racketeering lawsuits alleging proximity to pot operations hurts their property values, analysts and industry lawyers said Thursday. A federal jury in Denver on Wednesday rejected claims involving the odor from a pot farm made … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | Colorado jury’s pot verdict may discourage similar cases

SAN FRANCISCO | The Latest: Jury’s pot verdict may slow copycat litigation

SAN FRANCISCO — The Latest on Colorado jury’s pot verdict (all times local): 3 p.m. Analysts and industry lawyers says a Colorado jury likely threw cold water on a novel legal claim targeting cannabis companies with federal racketeering lawsuits. A federal jury in Denver on Wednesday rejected a homeowners’ racketeering lawsuit alleging a marijuana farm’s … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | The Latest: Jury’s pot verdict may slow copycat litigation

NEW YORK | 3 college basketball recruiting insiders convicted in NYC

NEW YORK — An Adidas executive and two other insiders from the high-stakes world of college basketball recruiting were convicted Wednesday in a corruption case that prosecutors said exposed the underbelly of the sport. A federal jury in Manhattan found former Adidas executive James Gatto, business manager Christian Dawkins and amateur league director Merl Code … Continue reading NEW YORK | 3 college basketball recruiting insiders convicted in NYC

Louisiana News: St. John Parish, TROY KENDRICK, Federal Jury Convicts St. John Parish Resident of Narcotics Distribution and Firearms Offenses

St. John Parish, La. – U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced yesterday that a federal jury convicted TROY KENDRICK, JR., a St. John Parish resident, for violations of the Federal Controlled Substances Act and the Federal Gun Control Act. Following a four-day trial, the jury found KENDRICK guilty of conspiring to distribute and to possess with … Continue reading Louisiana News: St. John Parish, TROY KENDRICK, Federal Jury Convicts St. John Parish Resident of Narcotics Distribution and Firearms Offenses

Louisiana News: LAFAYETTE, Jabori Huntsberry, Federal jury finds Abbeville man guilty of marijuana shipping scheme

LAFAYETTE, La. – United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that a federal jury found an Abbeville man guilty Wednesday of shipping marijuana to himself. Jabori Huntsberry, 36, of Abbeville, Louisiana, was found guilty of one count of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute marijuana, one count of unlawful use of a communication facility, … Continue reading Louisiana News: LAFAYETTE, Jabori Huntsberry, Federal jury finds Abbeville man guilty of marijuana shipping scheme

North Carolina News: RALEIGH, ANDREW HARGETT, Federal Jury Convicts Raleigh Man on Federal Drug and Firearms Charges

RALEIGH, N.C. – The United States Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina, Robert J. Higdon, Jr., announced that, ANDREW HARGETT, JR. 46, of Raleigh, NC, was convicted in federal court following a two day jury trial before Chief United States District Judge James C. Dever III. The jury found HARGETT guilty of possession … Continue reading North Carolina News: RALEIGH, ANDREW HARGETT, Federal Jury Convicts Raleigh Man on Federal Drug and Firearms Charges

Tennessee News: Federal Jury Convicts Kenneth Richard Devore Former VA Field Examiner and OPM Investigator Kenneth Richard Devore of Fraud

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. – On July 25, 2018, following a six-day trial in U.S. District Court, Kenneth Richard Devore, 44, of Jonesborough, Tennessee, was convicted of wire fraud, mail fraud, financial conflict of interest, theft of public money, and making false statements in matters within the jurisdiction of the United States. Sentencing is set for 10:00 … Continue reading Tennessee News: Federal Jury Convicts Kenneth Richard Devore Former VA Field Examiner and OPM Investigator Kenneth Richard Devore of Fraud