Convicted Lancer Fraudster Remains On Hook

Law360, New York (January 28, 2011, 3:10 PM EST) -- A federal judge has denied a bid by convicted Lancer Group fraudster Laurence Isaacson to throw out allegations linking him to a $200 million investment scam, rejecting the argument that he was entitled to relief under the Speedy Trial Act.

In a ruling Thursday, Judge Adalberto Jordan of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida refused to reconsider his earlier order denying Isaacson's motion to dismiss the case under the statute, which establishes time limits for completing the various stages of a federal...
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