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Federal judge says Hoskins ruling does not apply in Seventh Circuit

By Kelly Swanson

24 June 2019

Federal judge says Hoskins ruling does not apply in Seventh Circuit  Dmitry Firtash (Credit: Inter on Wikimedia Commons (CC BY 3.0))

A federal judge in Illinois denied Dmitry Firtash’s motion to dismiss a foreign bribery indictment, ruling that a landmark decision in Hoskins does not apply in the Seventh Circuit.