Hacking Conviction Survives Bad Jury Instructions: Justices

By Joe Van Acker (January 25, 2016, 10:27 AM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court held Monday that a shipping executive sentenced to five years in prison for hacking his former employer can't parlay erroneous jury instructions into an acquittal, rejecting his claim that those instructions meant the federal government had to meet a higher burden of proof than required by law....

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