Feds Lose Bid To Use Ring's Statements Against Him

Law360, New York (November 3, 2010, 7:31 PM EDT) -- The federal judge overseeing the public corruption trial of ex-lobbyist Kevin Ring has shot down a bid by prosecutors to introduce statements Ring made when he was still in talks with the government in 2006 and 2007 before he was indicted.

Judge Ellen S. Huvelle of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia on Monday denied the move by the U.S. Department of Justice to tell jurors about statements Ring previously made in so-called proffer sessions about a “no-work” job for the wife of...
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