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Case o' The Week: Government's Pleas Fall on Skeptical Ninth Ears – Armando Vera and Use of Co-D Plea Agreements at Sentencing

 If at first you don’t succeed, Find a co-d, make him plead, Use co-D’s plea to prove your fact, Then up to the Ninth, who sends you back.United States v. Armando Vera, 2018 WL 3097956 (9thCir. June 25, 2018), decision available here.Players: Decision … Continue reading

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Judge Still Skeptical of Claims that Saudi Arabia was Behind the 9/11 Attacks

A district judge who’d rejected claims that Saudi Arabia was behind the 9/11 attacks seemed skeptical after a congressional action revived a dying series of lawsuits. According to U.S. News¸ the latest arguments swung into being after Congress passed the … Continue reading

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Blog Post: Tax Pros Skeptical New Law Will Bring IP Home

The newly enacted tax reform legislation signed Friday is likely to encourage companies to bring home much of the cash they've stashed overseas for years, but tax experts said it's likely their intellectual property will remain where it is, leaving … Continue reading

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At G-8, Germany ‘skeptical’ on Libya no-fly zone

At G-8, Germany ‘skeptical’ on Libya no-fly zone Germany’s foreign minister says his country is “very skeptical” about the prospect of a no-fly zone over Libya. Read more on AP via Yahoo! News

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