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Acquitted Former Peruvian Soccer Boss Still Faces Charges

Law360, New York (January 11, 2018, 10:32 PM EST) -- The former president of the Peruvian soccer federation who was acquitted by a New York federal jury on a racketeering count in the U.S. government’s wide-ranging FIFA corruption probe last month could still face the remaining charges, the U.S. Department of Justice announced Tuesday.

U.S. Attorney Richard P. Donoghue clarified in a letter Tuesday to U.S. District Judge Pamela K. Chen that while Manuel Burga was cleared of the racketeering conspiracy count in the first superseding indictment — which was the only count that had warranted...
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Case Title

USA v. Webb et al

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New York Eastern

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May 20, 2015


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