Nacchio Fights U.S. Bid For Full 10th Circuit Review

Law360, New York (May 16, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Attorneys for the former chief executive of Qwest Communications International Inc. are fighting an attempt by the U.S. government to have a full panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit review a decision that overturned his insider trading conviction.

In a brief filed with the court Thursday, an attorney for Joseph Nacchio argued that en banc review shouldn't be granted in the case because there was no conflict between the circuits and no issue of broad significance.

A jury convicted the former...
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