Mistrial Declared In Ex-Siemens Ally's Contract Fraud Trial

Law360, New York (March 5, 2014, 7:06 PM EST) -- The New York judge overseeing the trial of an electrical contractor accused of deceiving officials to win $234 million in public contracts through a joint venture with a Siemens AG unit on Wednesday declared a mistrial, after the jury said it was hopelessly deadlocked on all charges.

Over the course of more than two days of deliberations, the jury, consisting of eight women and four men, told New York Supreme Court Judge A. Kirke Bartley Jr. three different times that they were unable to reach a...
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