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Prosecutors move to dismiss most of Jeffrey Cohen’s federal appeal

Jeffrey B. Cohen

The federal government has requested that the bulk of former insurance adjuster Jeffrey B. Cohen’s appeal of his conviction and sentencing for insurance fraud and obstruction of justice be dismissed because he waived his appellate rights by entering a plea ...

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Jeffrey Cohen’s pro se filings continue despite appellate counsel

Former insurance executive Jeffrey B. Cohen continues to file motions and requests to the court himself despite having counsel appointed for an appeal related to his criminal conviction. Opening briefs were due to Tuesday to the 4th U.S. Circuit Court ...

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Prosecutors oppose Jeffrey Cohen’s request for release pending appeal

Jeffrey B. Cohen

Former insurance executive Jeffrey B. Cohen filed has asked to be released from prison while his appeals are pending, but federal prosecutors responded Wednesday that Cohen's 37-year sentence for a "massive financial fraud" makes his continued detention appropriate.

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Former insurance executive Cohen sentenced to 37 years in prison

Jeffrey B. Cohen

Former insurance executive Jeffrey B. Cohen was sentenced Thursday to 37 years in prison after pleading guilty earlier this year to insurance fraud and obstruction of justice, among other charges. U.S. District Judge William D. Quarles Jr. called Cohen “clever, ...

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Judge denies Jeffrey Cohen’s request for attorney

Jeffrey B. Cohen

A federal magistrate judge on Tuesday denied former insurance executive Jeffrey B. Cohen’s eleventh-hour request for appointed counsel, finding the former insurance executive has represented himself “admirably” throughout his case and there is little that an attorney could do at ...

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