United States Seventh Circuit

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US v. TURNER, 02-1443

18 U.S.C. section 1033, making it illegal for employees to embezzle from insurance companies, does not exceed Congress' authority to legislate under the Commerce Clause by criminalizing a wholly intrastate activity.

Appellate Information

  • Argued 06/07/2002
  • Decided 08/20/2002
  • Published 08/20/2002


  • BAUER, Circuit Judge., Before BAUER, POSNER and RIPPLE, Circuit Judges.


  • United States Seventh Circuit


  • For Appellees:
  • Eric Wilson (argued), Office of U.S. Attorney, Chicago, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellee., Robert A. Korenkiewicz (argued), Chicago, IL, for Defendant-Appellant.