Brief filed: 09/20/2006
Stolt-Nielsen v. United States
United States Supreme Court; Case No. 06-97
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit erred in holding that under the Separation of Powers doctrine, federal courts lack the authority to enjoin federal prosecutors from breaching a binding contractual obligation “not to bring any criminal prosecution” of a company and its executions who cooperated in a federal investigation.
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