United States v. John H. Whitfield, Paul S. Minor, Walter W. Teel

All three defendants were convicted of conspiracy (18 USC § 371); mail, wire and honest services fraud (18 USC §§ 1341, 1343, 1346); and bribery (18 USC 666). In addition, Minor was convicted of RICO (18 USC §1962). The Fifth Circuit vacated all convictions related to bribery and conspiracy to commit bribery. The court affirmed all remaining convictions. Each defendant filed a Petition for A Writ of Certiorari to the U.S. Supreme Court.