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United States v. Stadtmauer, 620 F.3d 238 (3d Cir. N.J. 2010)
Posted on 24 Nov 2010 by LexisNexis Tax Center

In affirming the district court's judgment of conviction, the court principally considered whether the district court erred in giving a "willful blindness" instruction. Affirming, the court concluded that a willful blindness instruction... Read More

Willful Blindness Instructions in Criminal Tax Cases: The Third Circuit's Stadtmauer Ruling
Posted on 24 Nov 2010 by Pepper Hamilton LLP

By Jeremy D. Frey (White Collar and Corporate Investigations Practice) and Paul D. Pellegrini (Tax Practice) In United States v. Stadtmauer , 620 F.3d 238 (3d Cir. N.J. 2010) , the Third Circuit Court of Appeals recently upheld a willful blindness... Read More