Pennsylvania Appeals Panel: Consistently False Statements Supported Fraud Conviction

(November 12, 2015, 10:26 AM EST) -- PHILADELPHIA — A Pennsylvania Superior Court panel on Nov. 10 affirmed a woman’s conviction on counts of attempted theft by deception and insurance fraud, ruling that the defendant’s consistently false statements to her insurance company were sufficient to support the jury’s finding (Commonwealth v. Kim A. Zaffino, No. 3261 EDA 2014, Pa. Super.; 2015 Pa. Supr. Unpub. LEXIS 4100).

(Opinion available. Document #20-151113-030Z.)

A panel of Superior Court Judges John T. Bender, Jacqueline O. Shogan and Patricia H. Jenkins held that Kim A. Zaffino’s failure to...
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