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Lawyer disqualified over potential conflict (access required)

A defense attorney for a man charged in a multicount drug, money laundering and racketeering conspiracy was disqualified where he was being paid, in part, by a potential co-conspirator, giving rise to “an actual serious conflict” that could not be waived by the defendant. Background On Feb. 12, 2020, defendant was named in a 19-count sealed superseding ...