2nd Circuit Panel Upholds Ex-Franchisee’s Sentence, Wants Restitution Adjusted

Mealey's (June 23, 2016, 2:07 PM EDT) -- NEW YORK — A Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel on June 21 let stand the sentence for a man who pleaded guilty to hiring undocumented aliens to work in several New York state 7-Eleven stores but vacated and remanded the case for recalculation of the amount of restitution he must pay because of a government error (United States of America v. Busha Baig, et al., No. 15-2010, 2nd Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 11405). (Order available. Document #98-160712-018R.) In a plea agreement, defendant-appellant Farrukh...
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