Quantcast
Home / Opinion Digests / Criminal Law / 4th Cir.: No error in denying counsel at sentencing (access required)

4th Cir.: No error in denying counsel at sentencing (access required)

A defendant who perpetrated a complicated insurance fraud scheme resulting in more than $100 million in losses was not denied his right to counsel after he repeatedly insisted on proceeding pro se but then requested counsel for his final sentencing hearing. Background Appellant Jeffrey Cohen was the president and chairman of an entity named Indemnity Insurance Corporation ...