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Court Sees Discovery Abuse, But Upholds Conviction (access required)

A securities lawyer convicted of crimes arising from a fraudulent investment scheme cannot win a new trial based on his claims that the government withheld information favorable to his case; the 4th Circuit upholds the lawyer’s convictions, but admonishes the prosecutors in this district about a pattern of discovery abuse. Securities attorney Gregory Bartko was convicted ...