4 attorneys face racketeering case over mortgage company takeover; 5th lawyer will be a witness
Posted Jan 08, 2014 06:25 pm CST
One lawyer has taken a plea and four others are in trial in federal court in Camden, N.J., in a racketeering case involving the claimed plundering of a Texas-based mortgage company.
In addition to the four lawyers, the son of a reputed Philadelphia-area Mafia boss is among the defendants in the case. It concerns FirstPlus Financial Group, a now-defunct subprime lender.
An earlier ABAJournal.com post describes the case in detail: