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Criminal Law Keyed to Abrams
United States v. Pinson
Citation:860 F.3d 152 (4th Cir. 2017)
Jonathan Pinson (Defendant) was convicted of conspiring to violate RICO. Pinson served on the Board of Trustees of South Carolina State University, and the charges arose out of his involvement with the school’s homecoming concert and purchase of a luxury resort. He appealed his conviction to the Fourth Circuit, arguing that there was insufficient evidence to find him guilty of the offense.
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