The indictment alleges numerous instances where defendants' practice of contracting with student-athletes while the athletes were still eligible to play amateur athletics resulted in allegedly false statements being submitted to universities and athletic regulatory bodies. Even if defendants did "cause" the mailings to a location in this district, Bloom argues that the mailings of the documents to the Big Ten Conference by the universities did not further the alleged fraud scheme. In Wormick, supra, 709 F.2d at 462 (citations omitted), quoting United States v. 1975), the Seventh Circuit summarized the law defining the "in furtherance" requirement: Mailings are in furtherance of a scheme if they are incidental to an essential part of the scheme. Further, a jury could reasonably conclude that the mailings in this case are an essential part of the scheme because they facilitated concealment of the scheme. The government argues in response that the NCAA eligibility requirements and principles of amateurism adopted by the universities do not constitute unreasonable restraint of trade in violation of the Sherman Act. The identification of this "product" with an academic tradition differentiates college football from and makes it more popular than professional sports to which it might otherwise be comparable, such as, for example, minor league baseball. 1988), plaintiffs argued, as do defendants in this case, that the eligibility rules concerning restrictions on compensation to college football players constituted illegal price fixing. The Court ruled that the confidential information was property, stating that: its intangible nature does not make it any less "property" protected by the mail and wire fraud statutes. Charging several conspiracies in the same count violates this rule and leads to evidentiary and appellate confusion. Defendants argue that the separate crimes alleged in Count VI are so diverse that they cannot be classified as a single scheme. The government alleges a single agreement to commit separate crimes. Based on this information, the schools determine a student-athlete's eligibility to compete and to receive an athletic scholarship. Thus, the indictment sufficiently alleges that the defendants "caused" the mailings. In ruling on this motion to The Government need not allege the subordinate evidentiary facts by which it intends to prove the "in furtherance" element of the crime charged, and an indictment setting out the mailings charged and alleging that they were in furtherance of the scheme should not be dismissed as insufficient on its face unless there is no conceivable evidence that the Government could produce at trial to substantiate its "in furtherance" allegation. In holding that the mailings were integral to the offense so as to establish violations of the mail fraud statute, the Court stated: [T]he statute does not demand that the mail ... It may be enough if the use of the mail is an ordinary or expectable event in the course of the scheme and the mailings further the scheme. Here, the mailings of the documents to the Big Ten Conference by the universities are an expected part of the scheme and the mailings clearly further the scheme. Defendants argue that the eligibility rules which restrict the compensation student-athletes receive constitute illegal price-fixing and enforcement of these rules constitutes an illegal group boycott in violation of the Sherman Act. [T]he NCAA seeks to market a particular brand of football—college football. National Collegiate Athletic Ass'n., 845 F.2d 1338 (5th Cir. There, defendants were charged with mail fraud in connection with a scheme to appropriate confidential news information from the Wall Street Journal. 8(a), two or more offenses can be charged in the same indictment but each offense must be charged in a separate count. The government, through the vehicle of the indictment, provides the linking conspiratorial objective of a specific RICO violation. Count VI charges defendants with a conventional conspiracy under 18 U. The gist of a Section 371 conspiracy is an agreement among conspirators to commit an unlawful act or to accomplish a lawful act through unlawful means. Napue, 834 F.2d 1311, 1332 (7th Cir.1987) (citations omitted).
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