With jury deliberations on a break until Thursday morning, one set of defense attorneys involved in the criminal trial of three former Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) executives appear certain of victory. These are defense attorneys the jury has never seen since they are former PCA business lawyers who, behind the scenes in the trial, have been resisting turning over documents they may hold involving the defendants. On Monday, Judge W. Louis Sands issued an order suggesting the issue is now “potentially moot” because the evidentiary stage of the criminal trial ended last Friday, Sept. 12. In the order, Sands
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