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ML attorneys dissect Bravo-Fernandez ruling in Law360 article

December 2016

MoloLamken attorneys Justin Shur and Lisa Bohl published an article in Law360 analyzing the Supreme Court's recent decision in Bravo-Fernandez v. United States, in which the Court held that a retrial on federal bribery charges would not infringe the double jeopardy clause's issue-preclusion prong.

Shur and Bohl note that "the case appears to be a setback for criminal defendants, potentially providing prosecutors with another incentive to charge overlapping counts based on a single predicate offense."

Read their article here.