Dewey Execs Aim To Curb Email, Backdating Evidence At Trial

Law360, New York (March 13, 2015, 4:35 PM EDT) -- The ex-leadership of Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP on Friday pressed a New York judge to limit prosecutors' attempts to introduce certain evidence at their upcoming trial on charges of cooking the firm's books before its collapse, including emails about purported fake billing and evidence about one executive's knowledge of illegal check-backdating. 

At a hearing before New York Supreme Court Judge Robert Stolz in Manhattan, an attorney for former Dewey Executive Director Stephen DiCarmine argued against allowing Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance to bring in email evidence of alleged criminal conduct that occurred outside the dates set forth in the indictment....

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