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Agency “absolutely critical” at close of Hoskins trial

By Clara Hudson

06 November 2019

Agency “absolutely critical” at close of Hoskins trial New Haven, where Lawrence Hoskins is on trial. (iStock.com/DenisTangneyJr)

During closing arguments at the trial of Lawrence Hoskins, lawyers once again sparred over the meaning of agent under the FCPA. The government’s theory is “like putting a square peg into a round hole,” the defence said.