US Says Jenkens Juror Dishonest, Not Biased

Law360, New York (April 20, 2012, 7:32 PM EDT) -- Prosecutors told a New York federal judge on Thursday that four defendants convicted in the Jenkens & Gilchrist PC tax shelter case should not get a new trial because of a juror's misrepresentations because the defendants have not shown that the juror was biased against them.

After the trial that convicted the four for running a 10-year scheme to help clients avoid taxes, it became clear that juror Catherine M. Conrad had lied to be selected for the jury, but the government argued Thursday that misrepresentations...
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