Prosecutors oppose Bonds rehearing

Updated: January 8, 2014, 10:26 PM ET
Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO -- Federal prosecutors urged an appellate court to deny Barry Bonds' request for a rehearing of his attempt to overturn his obstruction of justice conviction.

The career home runs leader was convicted of one count of obstruction in April 2011 stemming from his 2003 testimony before a grand jury investigating the Bay Area Laboratory Co-Operative. That conviction was upheld in September in a unanimous decision by a three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, ...

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