In People v. Barondess (61 Hun 571) the Appellate Division reversed an extortion conviction where defendant demanded money from an employer under a threat to keep members of a striking labor union, who were the victim's employees, from returning to work.Summary of this case from People v. Spatarella
Argued April 19, 1892
Decided May 24, 1892
Henry B.B. Stapler for appellant.
Benjamin Steinhart for respondent.
Agree to reverse and affirm judgment of conviction on opinion of DANIELS, J., below.
EARL, Ch. J., ANDREWS, FINCH and PECKHAM, JJ., concur. GRAY, J., reads for affirmance; O'BRIEN and MAYNARD, JJ., concur.