Lawyer to celebs guilty in NJ racketeering case

Associated Press
Lawyer to celebs guilty in NJ racketeering case

FILE - In this May 8, 2009, file photo, attorney Paul Bergrin is seen in Superior Court in Newark, N.J. Bergrin a defense attorney and former federal prosecutor whose clients have included rap stars and a soldier at the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq was charged Wednesday, May 20, 2009, with arranging the killing of one witness and trying to hire a hit man to kill another. In Newark, N.J., on Monday, March 18, 2013, the once-prominent defense attorney was found guilty on all counts at his murder and racketeering trial. Jurors deliberated for a full day and parts of two others before returning their verdict in the case of Paul Bergrin. He faced numerous counts including murder, racketeering, conspiracy, prostitution and drug-related offenses. (AP Photo/Mike Derer, File)

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