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Panel on honest services fraud

Tomorrow at 9 a.m., the Washington Legal Foundation and the National Association for Criminal Defense Lawyers will co-host a panel discussion on prosecutors’ interpretation and enforcement of the “honest services fraud” statute at issue in two cases the Court will hear next week, Black v. United States and Weyhrauch v. United States.  The panelists are:

  • Hon. Richard Thornburgh, K&L Gates LLP
  • Brady Dugan, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • Jonathan Marcus, Covington & Burling LLP
  • Richard Craig Smith, Fulbright & Jaworski LLP

Admission on-site at the Washington Legal Foundation is free but requires an RSVP to  The panel will also be broadcast live online and will take questions emailed to before and during the event.  For more logistical details and bios of the speakers, see the electronic invitation.