Asbestos Scam Operator Escapes Conspiracy Charge

Law360, New York (June 23, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- An asbestos abatement air quality monitor in upstate New York, who was convicted by a jury of felony charges of misleading homeowners into thinking their homes were safe, has been denied a new trial but has won a judgment of acquittal on a conspiracy count.

Mark Desnoyers, who pled not guilty to a slew of charges in January 2006, was convicted by a jury in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York in September 2008 on counts including conspiracy to violate the...
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