United States v. Stein: Unconstitutionality of Prosecutorial Consideration of a Corporation's Advancing Legal Expenses to Employees in Corporate Charging Decisions
Engage, Vol. 7.2, p. 49, October 2006
6 Pages Posted: 27 Jun 2010
Date Written: October 1, 2006
This brief article discuss United States v. Stein, in which Judge Kaplan held that it was unconstitutional for federal prosecutors deciding whether to charge a corporation with a criminal offense to take into consideration whether that corporation was advancing legal expenses to employees also under investigation.
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