Jury Convicts Ex-Rep. Renzi Of 17 Corruption Charges

Law360, New York (June 11, 2013, 10:52 PM EDT) -- An Arizona federal jury on Tuesday convicted former Rep. Rick Renzi, R-Ariz., on 17 counts stemming from corruption charges that he tried to push a mining company into buying land from a former business partner who owed him money.

Renzi, 55, had been charged with 32 counts, but was found guilty of a little more than half of them, including conspiracy, racketeering and money laundering charges, according to a Tuesday statement by prosecutors.

The verdict came after jury deliberations in a trial that began in May,...
To view the full article, register now.

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

USA v. Renzi et al


Case Number

4:08-cr-00212

Court

Arizona

Nature of Suit

Date Filed

February 21, 2008

Law Firms

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.