The IRS's investigation of Sorensen eventually led to a federal grand jury's indicting him on the charge of violating the omnibus clause of Sec.
7212(a)'s omnibus clause, the government must prove that the defendant "corruptly .
John replied, "As to cases addressing whether a same sex spouse qualifies as an insured under the omnibus clause
of an auto or homeowners policy, I don't think there are any [court cases.
Aguilar,(1) the United States Supreme Court ruled on questions regarding the limits of the Omnibus Clause of 18 U.
The Court, however, should have used different reasoning regarding its interpretation of the Omnibus Clause of [sections] 1503.
Because of the similarity between [sections] 1503 and its predecessor statutes, courts have looked to prior decisions by the Supreme Court involving the predecessor statutes to determine the scope of the Omnibus Clause of [sections] 1503.
A more difficult question regarding the Omnibus Clause of [sections] 1503 for lower courts has been the question of what acts constitute "corrupt endeavors to obstruct the due administration of justice.
47) The Tenth Circuit also adopted the reasoning used by the Eleventh Circuit regarding the nexus requirement and held that making false statements to FBI agents, who were part of a grand jury investigation, does not violate the Omnibus Clause because the false statements would not have the "natural and probable effect" of obstructing justice.
Rasheed,(50) the Ninth Circuit ruled that the Omnibus Clause was designed to proscribe all corrupt methods of obstructing justice.