Appeals Court Upholds Attorney’s Conviction

Law360, New York (November 13, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- A Florida attorney convicted of trying to obstruct separate investigations by a grand jury and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission into companies that he had ties in representing has lost his appeal of the adverse sentence.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit on Tuesday upheld a federal jury’s verdict against Donald F. Mintmire, who was found guilty of attempting to obstruct a grand jury investigation in Florida related to the sale of stock in Clements Golden Phoenix Enterprises Inc. and for conspiring...
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