Jenkens Tax Cheats Say 'Mentally Ill' Juror Calls For New Trial

Law360, New York (April 6, 2012, 10:05 PM EDT) -- Four tax fraudsters convicted in the Jenkens & Gilchrist PC illegal tax shelter case argued Friday in New York that they deserved a new trial because the repeated, allegedly erratic behavior of a lawyer who lied to get onto the jury suggested she was mentally ill.

About two months after Catherine M. Conrad, a suspended New York attorney, admitted to lying about her history to serve on the jury that tried two former Jenkens attorneys, a former CEO of an accounting firm and an-ex Deutsche Bank...
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