Dewey Jury Eyes Larceny Charges As Deliberations Continue

Law360, New York (September 17, 2015, 6:04 PM EDT) -- A New York state jury completed its first full day of deliberations in the Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP fraud trial on Thursday without reaching a verdict, at one point requesting legal instructions on grand larceny charges against the firm's former executives, the most serious allegations in the case.

The 12-member jury left the Manhattan courthouse around 4:30 p.m. without reaching a verdict on grand larceny, fraud, falsifying business records and conspiracy charges. Former Dewey Chairman Steven Davis, Executive Director Stephen DiCarmine and Chief Financial Officer Joel Sanders are accused of participating in a scheme to cook the firm's books before Dewey...

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