No. 87-5500.

877 F.2d 870 (1989)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Peter R. FARRELL and Paul A. Farrell, Defendants-Appellants.

United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit.

July 17, 1989.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Theodore J. Sakowitz, Federal Public Defender, Kenneth M. Swartz, Asst. Federal Public Defender, Miami, Fla., for defendants-appellants.

Theresa Van Vliet, Linda C. Hertz, Asst. U.S. Attys., Miami, Fla., for plaintiff-appellee.

Before RONEY, Chief Judge, VANCE, Circuit Judge, and EVANS, District Judge.

ORINDA D. EVANS, District Judge:

Defendants Peter Farrell and Paul Farrell appeal their convictions for conspiracy to extort and attempted extortion in violation of the Hobbs Act, 18 U.S.C. § 1951.


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