Feds Pan Ex-Point Blank CEO’s Retrial Bid In $189M Scam

Law360, New York (August 12, 2011, 5:38 PM EDT) -- Prosecutors on Thursday asked a New York federal judge to deny a request by the former CEO of Point Blank Solutions Inc. for a new trial on charges he looted the body-armor maker through a $189 million fraud.

David Brooks, who was found guilty last year of insider trading, fraud and obstruction of justice, wants a new trial, claiming the court failed to recognize the obvious signs that he was suffering from prescription drug withdrawal. Brooks, diagnosed with paranoid personality disorder, also argues that his former...
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