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Hoskins cites Stone case in push for reduced sentence

By Clara Hudson

24 February 2020

Hoskins cites Stone case in push for reduced sentence New Haven, where Lawrence Hoskins was on trial. (Credit: istockphoto.com/DenisTangneyJr)

Former Alstom executive Lawrence Hoskins faces a “mind-boggling” term in prison if the presiding judge follows US sentencing guidelines. In arguing for a more lenient sentence, Hoskins’s lawyers pointed the judge towards a recent and controversial filing by the DOJ in the Roger Stone case.