The definition of a carjacking under a federal statute is broader than just physically seizing a car with the owner in it or next to it, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit clarified on Tuesday.
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In Re: Johns-Manville Corporation, Manville Corporation, Manville International Corporation, Manville Export Corporation, Johns-Manville International Corporation, Manville Sales Corporation, f/k/a Johns-Manville Sales Corporation, Successor by Merger to Manville Buildings Materials Corporation, Manville Products Corporation and Manville Service Corporation, Manville International Canada, Inc., Manville Canada, Inc., Manville Investment Corporation, Manville Properties Corporation, Allan-Deane Corporation, Ken-Caryl Ranch Corporation, Johns-Manville Idaho, Inc., Manville Canada Service Inc., Sunbelt Contractors, Inc., Debtors, 12-1094-bk(L)
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