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Argued October 23, 2001

Defendant was charged with various counts associated with insider trading activity on stock tips obtained from his girlfriend’s other lover. He was convicted by a jury in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, Kimba Wood, Judge. We affirm.

Anthony Pomponio was convicted of insider trading, conspiring to commit insider trading, and perjury following a jury trial in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, Kimba Wood, Judge. Pomponio was one of three co-defendants involved in a triangulated love affair which gave rise to the insider trading prosecution; we addressed the conviction on similar counts of his co-defendant James McDermott in United States v. McDermott, 245 F.3d 133 (2d Cir. 2001). On appeal, Pomponio argues that his conspiracy conviction should be reversed because there was insufficient proof of a single conspiracy as charged in the indictment. He also challenges the sufficiency of the evidence with respect to the insider trading and perjury counts, and contends that the district court improperly admitted prejudicial evidence regarding the profession of co-defendant Kathryn Gannon. Because we find Pomponio’s conviction proper on all counts, we affirm.

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