Chris Hall Quoted in Law360
Chris Hall, Chair of the Firm’s White Collar and Government Litigation Practice, is quoted in this article. Chris discusses a recent case in the Third Circuit in which two former associates of ex-New Jersey Governor Chris Christie are arguing to overturn convictions on the grounds that a government theory incorrectly turns political decision making into criminal conduct.
“In a less egregious case with a more zealous prosecutor, this theory could be applied to conduct that I think everybody might agree was not criminal and ... that’s the challenge here,” said Chris. “It’s a challenge for the court to just get it right, to strike that balance between unhinged hubris and kind of appropriate political behavior.”
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