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Wednesday, April 12, 2006

Business/Civil Rights/Bar Coalition Wins Sentencing Victory

"An unusual coalition of business, civil rights and bar organizations scored a significant victory last week when the U.S. Sentencing Commission voted unanimously to delete language in the sentencing guidelines that encouraged government prosecutors to require waivers of the attorney-client privilege and work-product protections in order for corporations to qualify for leniency in sentencing." More from the National Law Journal. . . [Mark Godsey]

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