Kardoh v. US, No. 07-15700 - Criminal Law - U.S. Ninth Circuit
U.S. Ninth Circuit - The FindLaw 9th Circuit Court of Appeals Opinion Summaries Blog

Kardoh v. US, No. 07-15700

In an action seeking to recover money paid by Plaintiff to an officer posing as a corrupt immigration official, judgment for Plaintiff is reversed, where the doctrine of in pari delicto barred Plaintiff from recovering the money.

Read Kardoh v. US, No. 07-15700

Appellate Information

Argued and Submitted October 24, 2008

Filed July 10, 2009

Judges

Opinion by Judge Clifton

Counsel

For Appellant:

Hartley M. K. West, U.S. Attorney, San Francisco, CA

Stephanie M. Hinds, U.S. Attorney, San Francisco, CA

For Appellee:

Erik Babcock, Oakland, CA