Quantcast
Home / Opinion Digests / Civil Procedure – Discovery – Motion To Compel – Fifth Amendment (access required)

Civil Procedure – Discovery – Motion To Compel – Fifth Amendment (access required)

In this suit by plaintiff investors in a wood products business against their business manager’s alleged kickback scheme, an Abingdon U.S. District Court says a defendant who refused to answer deposition questions on Fifth Amendment grounds is precluded from offering related testimony at trial, and is subject to a jury instruction permitting the jury to ...