New York Court denies Reza #Zarrab Bail Request #TwitterKurds

Docket Text:
DECISION & ORDER denying [16] LETTER MOTION Based upon the facts presented here, and after having reviewed carefully the parties’ submissions and applicable authorities, and for the reasons stated above, the Court concludes that the Government has shown by a preponderance of the evidence that Mr. Zarrab poses a risk of flight and that no condition or combination of conditions, including privately funded armed guards, will reasonably assure his appearance at trial. The Court respectfully denies Mr. Zarrab’s application for bail [#16] (Signed by Judge Richard M. Berman on 6/16/2016) (jw)

Copy of Order:  20160616 (41) Order on Bail Ap


Transcript of Proceedings as to Reza #Zarrab re: Arraignment held on 6/2/16 #TwitterKurds

Transcript is not available other than at court or purchased through reporter. Here is the text of the filing:

TRANSCRIPT of Proceedings as to Reza Zarrab re: Arraignment held on 6/2/16 before Judge Richard M. Berman. Court Reporter/Transcriber: Rebecca Forman, (212) 805-0300, Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Redaction Request due 7/11/2016. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 7/21/2016. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 9/16/2016.