• A First-Hand Look at Effective Defense Trial Strategies in a Criminal Arms Export Case
  • March 3, 2010 | Author: James F. Barger
  • Law Firm: Frohsin & Barger, LLC - Birmingham Office
  • This article by trial counsel in the seminal Arms Export Control Act and ITAR case, U.S. v. Latifi, provides a rare look into the mind and strategy of successful defense counsel in a criminal arms export case. Likewise, the highly-publicized trial and acquittal of Axion Corporation and its principal, Alex Nooredin Latifi, offers a singular basis for evaluation of the trial appeal of a 21st Century AECA case and potential trial strategies for future defendants to consider.