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"High Court Quibbles Over Definition of ‘Proceeds’"

The Legal Intelligencer Blog
06/11/2008

Bruce Merenstein authored a post for The Legal Intelligencer Blog published on June 11 examining the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in United States v. Santos, which involved the interpretation of the word “proceeds” in the federal money-laundering statute.  Mr. Merenstien explored how Justice Antonin Scalia took the unusual step of expressing his view regarding the precedential effect of the very case the court was deciding.