TITLE

Guilty verdict set aside in net saboteur case

AUTHOR(S)
Gaudin, Sharon
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Network World;07/24/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 30, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that United States District Judge William Walls has set aside the guilty verdict in the computer sabotage case against Wilmington, Delaware-based Timothy Lloyd. Case background; Concern by a jury member that a television news report might have affected her verdict; Government prosecutors' plan to appeal the ruling.
ACCESSION #
3655082

 

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