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News Posted on January 4, 2013

Marlon Cobar '00 Honored with Justice Department Award for Exceptional Service

Marlon Cobar '00, a trial attorney with the Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs Section of the U.S. Department of Justice, has been honored with the Assistant Attorney General's Award for Exceptional service.  The honor recognizes Cobar's role in the successful investigation and prosecution of heroin trafficker Haji Bagcho, who used profits from his drug dealing operation to fund the Taliban insurgency in his native Afghanistan.  Cobar's work on the case is detailed in an article in the most recent issue of the Law School's Counselor magazine.

Marlon Cobar profile