Hoskins Asks Judge To Toss Bribery, Laundering Convictions

Law360 (December 2, 2019, 5:13 PM EST) -- Former Alstom SA executive Lawrence Hoskins has urged a Connecticut federal judge to toss his convictions on bribery and money laundering charges, arguing among other things that prosecutors had failed to prove he acted as an agent of Alstom’s U.S. subsidiary.

Hoskins was convicted last month over his role in a 15-year-old scheme to bribe Indonesian officials to get work from a state-owned energy company for Alstom Power Inc., which was then a U.S. subsidiary of Alstom. In a motion filed Friday, Hoskins told U.S. District Court Judge Janet Bond Arterton that evidence at his trial did not show that he...

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