United States District Court
Northern District of Illinois - (Chicago)

1:05-cr-00727
USA v. Black et al 

Assigned to: Honorable Amy J. St. Eve

Date filed: 08/18/2005


Defendants
Conrad M Black
John A Boultbee
Peter Y Atkinson
F David Radler
Mark S Kipnis
Ravelston Corporation Limited, The

  

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11/05/2007 MEMORANDUM Opinion and Order as to Mark S Kipnis, Conrad M Black, John A Boultbee, Peter Y Atkinson Signed by Judge Amy J. St. Eve on 11/05/2007.Mailed notice (tmh, ) (Entered: 11/05/2007) PDF
11/05/2007 MINUTE entry before Judge Amy J. St. Eve : as to Conrad M. Black (1), John A. Boultbee (2), Peter Y. Atkinson (3), Mark S. Kipnis (5) Defendant Black's motion for judgement of acquittal and motion for a new trial are denied. Defendant Boultbee's motion for judgment of acquittal and motion for a new trial are denied. Defendant Atkinson's motion for judgment of acquittal and motion for a new trial are denied. Defendant Kipnis' motion for judgment of acquittal is granted in part as to Count Seven, and denied as to Counts One and Six. Defendant Kipnis' motion for a new trial is denied. See Memorandum Opinion and Order.Mailed notice (tmh, ) (Entered: 11/05/2007)
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07/06/2007 MINUTE entry before Judge Amy J. St. Eve :as to Conrad M Black, John A Boultbee, Peter Y Atkinson and Mark S Kipnis. Verdict Form.PDF
06/27/2007 MINUTE entry before Judge Amy J. St. Eve :as to Conrad M Black, John A Boultbee, Peter Y Atkinson and Mark S Kipnis. Enter Jury Instructions.PDF
04/06/2007 MEMORANDUM Opinion and Order as to Conrad M Black (1), John A Boultbee (2), Peter Y Atkinson (3) and Mark Kipnis (5) Signed by Judge Amy J. St. Eve on 4/6/2007.PDF
04/06/2007 MINUTE entry before Judge Amy J. St. Eve : as to Conrad Black (1), John Boultbee (2), Peter Atkinson (3) and Mark Kipnis (5)The Court grants the Motion 523 in part, and denies it in part. The Court grants the Tribunes request to intervene, but denies its request to release the names of the jurors during the pendency of the trial. See Memorandum Opinion and Order for further details. PDF
03/16/2007 MINUTE entry before Judge Amy J. St. Eve :Juror Questionnaire filed. See attachment. PDF
03/06/2007 MINUTE entry before Judge Amy J. St. Eve :Enter Order. Courtroom seating and procedures during trail.PDF
02/07/2007 The Government's Corrected Motion for Admission of Other Acts Evidence is granted in part and denied in part. PDF
02/07/2007 MEMORANDUM Opinion and Order as to F David Radler, Mark S Kipnis, Ravelston Corporation Limited, The, Conrad M Black, John A Boultbee, Peter Y Atkinson Signed by Judge Amy J. St. Eve on 2/7/2007.Mailed notice (tmh, )PDF
02/07/2007 MINUTE entry before Judge Amy J. St. Eve :The Government's Corrected Motion for Admission of Other Acts Evidence 405 is granted in part and denied in part as to Conrad M Black (1), John A Boultbee (2), Peter Y Atkinson (3), F David Radler (4), Mark S Kipnis (5), Ravelston Corporation Limited, The (6) See Memorandum Opinion and Order. Mailed notice (tmh, )PDF
01/10/2007 ORDER as to Conrad M. Black, John A. Boultbee, Peter Y. Atkinson, F. David Radler, Mark S. Kipnis, and the Ravelston Corporation Limited. The Court hereby orders the following procedures in connection with the trial in United States v. Conrad Black, et al. 05 CR 727, scheduled to commence on March 7, 2007. See Order for complete details.Mailed notice (tmh, )PDF
12/21/2006 Defendant Blacks' motion to dismiss the mail fraud counts and predicate acts is denied.  (R. 261-1.)  Defendant's Black's motion to dismiss Count Thirteen is denied.  (R. 263-1.)  Defendant Black's motion to dismiss Count Fourteen is denied.  (R. 264-1.)  Defendant Black's motion to dismiss Count Fifteen is denied.  (R. 265-1.)  Defendant Boultbee's motion to dismiss Counts 1 and 5-7 on grounds of duplicitousness is denied.  (R. 248-1.)  Defendant Boultbee's motion to dismiss Counts Ten through Twelve is denied.  (R. 250-1.)  Defendant Atkinson's motion to dismiss or strike allegations in Counts One and Five through Eight is denied.  (R. 269-1.)  Defendant Kipnis' motion to dismiss Counts 16 and 17 is denied.  (R. 252-1.)  Defendant Kipnis' motion to dismiss the honest services charges is denied (R. 266-1.) 
12/21/2006 MEMORANDUM Opinion and Order as to F David Radler, Mark S Kipnis, Ravelston Corporation Limited, The, Conrad M Black, John A Boultbee, Peter Y Atkinson Signed by Judge Amy J. St. Eve on 12/21/2006.Mailed notice (tmh, ) (Entered: 12/21/2006)PDF