Judge Sets March 2013 Retrial For Ex-NY Sen. Espada

Law360, New York (June 22, 2012, 4:31 PM ET) -- A New York federal judge on Thursday set a 2013 retrial date for Pedro Espada Jr. on counts of conspiracy and theft after the former New York state senator was convicted in May of stealing from a nonprofit health care network, but a jury couldn't reach a verdict on additional charges.

U.S. District Judge Frederic Block set the new trial for March 4 and also told the former senator to reply by July 9 to a government brief requesting that he be ordered to pay a...
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