Feds Fight Ex-Frontier CEO's Bid To Nix Fraud Charges

Law360, New York (December 9, 2010, 4:23 PM EST) -- The federal government has challenged a move by former Frontier Holdings Inc. CEO Jeffrey Wallace Edwards to have charges that he swindled dozens of investors out of $7.4 million thrown out because of prosecutorial misconduct.

The U.S. Department of Justice on Wednesday responded to Edwards' November motion, which seeks a dismissal of indictment in the U.S. Court for the Northern District of Georgia, saying the former executive's assertions were baseless and the motion should be denied.

In his bid to get the case nixed, Edwards called...
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