Feds Told To Yield Fumo Defense Docs In Libel Case

Law360, New York (February 1, 2013, 2:29 PM EST) -- Federal investigators were ordered Wednesday to hand over documents on what convicted Pennsylvania state Sen. Vince Fumo's former Sprague & Sprague lawyers knew about legal advice given to Fumo as part of an ongoing defamation suit against the Philadelphia Daily News.

U.S. District Judge William H. Yohn Jr. granted former Daily News reporter Jill Porter's request to partially lift a protective order on the disclosures of government notes, interview reports and grand jury transcripts involving six  attorneys who represented Fumo two years before the lawmaker was...
To view the full article, register now.




Case Information

Case Title

USA v. LUCHKO et al

Case Number



Pennsylvania Eastern

Nature of Suit

Date Filed

June 27, 2006

Law Firms

Government Agencies

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.