United States v. Reagan, et al., No. 10-10211 (5th Cir. 2013)Annotate this Case
Defendants appealed their convictions stemming from their involvement in various capacities in illegal schemes related to attempts by two housing developers to obtain public financing, zoning clearance, and political support for their rival housing development plans in Dallas. Defendants raised numerous arguments on appeal concerning the sufficiency of the evidence, speedy trial issues, conflicts of interest, jury issues, evidentiary rulings, recusal issues, severance, prosecutorial misconduct, and sentencing issues. The court affirmed the judgment of the district court in all respects.