High Court Denies Cert In State Judge's Corruption Appeal

Law360, Los Angeles (March 3, 2014, 6:32 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to take up a challenge to a former Ohio state judge's conviction and sentence on charges he accepted bribes in exchange for fixing a foreclosure case at the behest of his political mentor.

The high court denied Steven Terry's petition for certiorari in a short docket item without providing comment, as is customary. Terry, a former Cuyahoga County Common Pleas judge, filed the petition in September, seeking to overturn his 2011 conviction on charges of conspiracy to commit mail...
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