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Lawyers for kosher slaughterhouse manager violate rules by contacting jurors

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Defense lawyers for imprisoned former Iowa kosher slaughterhouse manager Sholom Rubashkin violated a court rule by contacting jurors who convicted Rusbashkin of financial fraud, a federal judge ruled Monday. U.S. District Judge Linda Reade said Des ...

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No review for kosher slaughterhouse exec

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The U.S. Supreme Court declined Monday to review a 27-year prison term given to a former kosher slaughterhouse executive convicted of financial fraud following a huge immigration raid at an Iowa meatpacking plant. Without comment, justices ...

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