Ex-Western Titanium CEO Unfit For Trial, Attys Say

Law360, New York (November 22, 2010, 1:33 PM EST) -- Lawyers for metal supplier Western Titanium Inc. asked a federal court Monday to sever the company’s former CEO from a military contracting fraud trial, saying he suffered a severe mental breakdown that has rendered him unfit to stand trial with his co-defendants.

 

Daniel Schroeder, who stands accused of conspiring to sell uncertified titanium to fighter-jet makers, sought emergency treatment for a mental collapse on Nov. 19 and was not stable enough to proceed with the trial, Luque Marino LLP told the U.S. District Court for...
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