No Need For New Trial In Terra Bribery Case: US

Law360, New York (September 13, 2011, 9:30 PM EDT) -- Federal prosecutors said Monday that two Terra Telecommunications Corp. executives hadn't produced meaningful evidence showing their convictions for allegedly paying kickbacks to a Haitian company should be thrown out.

The government lodged its opposition in Florida federal court to two acquittal motions filed by former Terra Executive Vice President Carlos Rodriguez and joined by Terra President Joel Esquenazi. A jury convicted the two men Aug. 5 of conspiracy to violate the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, wire fraud, money laundering and other offenses in a probe that...
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