Murr Plea

Albanese, Elizabeth
October 2003
Bond Buyer;10/7/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31735, p41
Trade Publication
Reports on the trial of Attorney Marc Murr on charges of fraud from his role in the private settlement with the tobacco industry in Texas.


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