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Conviction for mail fraud, wire fraud, bribery and conspiracy is affirmed where: 1) the indictment, the government's case at trial, and the jury instructions were sufficient to support a conviction for the fraudulent deprivation of honest services in violation of 18 U.S.C. secs. 1341 and 1343; and 2) the evidence was sufficient to support defendant's conviction for bribing a state agent.
Appeal from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
Submitted: May 13, 2009
Filed: June 22, 2009
Before WOLLMAN, JOHN R. GIBSON, and MURPHY, Circuit Judges.
Opinion by MURPHY, Circuit Judge.