Latest Conviction In Judicial Bribery Case Falls On Texas Atty

Law360, New York (June 18, 2012, 9:31 PM EDT) -- A Texas personal injury attorney was convicted Monday on charges that he paid more than $11,000 in bribes to a former state judge to obtain decisions in his favor in cases he was involved in.

After a two-week trial, a Texas federal jury found 54-year-old Ray Marchan guilty on all seven counts against him in his June 2011 indictment, which included charges for racketeering in aid of a criminal organization, along with extortion and mail fraud charges, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern...
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