Mistrial Declared In Military Contract Fraud Case

Law360, New York (May 1, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A judge has declared a mistrial in a case accusing a former U.S. government contractor employee of taking part in a conspiracy to defraud the military of more than $3.5 million by allegedly inflating the cost of supplying fuel tankers used in Kuwait.

Judge Joe Billy McDade of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois declared the mistrial Wednesday after a jury remained deadlocked following three days of deliberations in the case against former Kellogg, Brown & Root Inc. employee Jeff Alex Mazon....
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.