NASA Fraudsters Lose Dismissal, Retrial Bids

Law360, New York (April 7, 2011, 5:22 PM EDT) -- A former professor and his wife on Tuesday failed to persuade a Florida federal judge to dismiss a verdict convicting them of scheming to defraud NASA out of $3.7 million or to grant a new trial on the basis of juror misconduct.

Judge Stephan P. Mickle filed an order in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida allowing the convictions of ex-University of Florida professor Samim Anghaie and his wife, Sousan, the president of New Era Technology Inc., despite allegations that a juror...
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