Dewey Execs Rip Absent Chair, Demand MIA Witness Charge

Law360, New York (April 20, 2017, 9:47 PM EDT) -- The two former Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP executives on trial for a second time over accusations of defrauding the defunct law firm’s lenders and investors on Thursday asked a New York judge to instruct jurors they can draw an adverse inference against the government for not calling Dewey’s former chairman to the witness stand.

As the case presented by the Manhattan District Attorney’s office draws to a close in the retrial, attorneys for former Dewey Executive Director Stephen DiCarmine and Chief Financial Officer Joel Sanders said...
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