Texas Atty Convicted In Judicial Bribery Scheme

Law360, New York (February 28, 2013, 9:06 PM EST) -- Texas attorney Marc Garrett Rosenthal was convicted on charges related to a bribery scheme involving state district judge Abel Corral Limas, prosecutors said Thursday.

Rosenthal, 51, was convicted after a roughly month-long trial of conspiracy to bribe Limas as well as witnesses in state and federal court cases, according to a statement by U.S. Attorney Robert Pitman. Rosenthal was convicted on one count of conspiracy to violate the Racketeer Influenced Corrupt Organization statute as well as other counts including extortion, mail fraud and witness tampering, prosecutors...
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