No. 14-4176-CR.

814 F.3d 104 (2016)

UNITED STATES of America, Appellee, v. Benjamin VILOSKI, Defendant-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.

Decided: February 17, 2016.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Peter Goldberger ( Pamela A. Wilk , on the brief), Ardmore, PA, for Defendant-Appellant.

Gwendolyn E. Carroll ( Steven D. Clymer , on the brief), Assistant United States Attorneys, for Richard S. Hartunian , United States Attorney for the Northern District of New York, Syracuse, NY, for Appellee.

Before: KEARSE, WALKER, and CABRANES, Circuit Judges.

The question presented is whether the criminal forfeiture imposed on defendant-appellant Benjamin Viloski ("Viloski") violates the Excessive Fines Clause of the Eighth Amendment. Viloski argues that the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York (David N. Hurd, Judge) erred when...

Let's get started


Welcome to the leading source of independent legal reporting
Sign on now to see your case.
Or view more than 10 million decisions and orders.

  • Updated daily.
  • Uncompromising quality.
  • Complete, Accurate, Current.

Listed below are the cases that are cited in this Featured Case. Click the citation to see the full text of the cited case. Citations are also linked in the body of the Featured Case.

Cited Cases

  • No Cases Found

Listed below are those cases in which this Featured Case is cited. Click on the case name to see the full text of the citing case.

Citing Cases