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Ex-Akin Gump Atty Says Feds Handed Him Stolen Complaints

Law360 (March 21, 2018, 11:31 PM EDT) -- The ex-Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP attorney who was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison for trying to sell a sealed whistleblower complaint said the government gave him back a hard drive full of stolen lawsuits, according to his renewed bid Wednesday to get into a prison-time-shaving drug rehab program.

Jeffrey Wertkin, who was sentenced to 30 months in prison March 7 after pleading guilty in November to two counts of obstruction of justice and one count of transportation of stolen property, said the U.S....
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