Justices Won't Review Ex-Army Officer's Bribery Indictment

Law360, Wilmington (February 19, 2013, 8:38 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to hear a former U.S. Army lieutenant colonel’s appeal claiming that his indictment for bribing Iraqi contractors was invalid because the statute of limitations was still in force despite a federal wartime law suggesting otherwise.

The high court issued an order denying David C. Pfluger’s Dec. 26 petition for writ of certiorari, which argued that the Fifth Circuit erred in finding that the Wartime Suspension of Limitations Act applied to his case and shelved the statute of limitations for...
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