Conviction Of Bonds On Obstruction Charge Is Upheld By Judge

Conviction of Bonds on Obstruction Charge Is Upheld by Judge

The federal judge’s decision stymied the efforts of Barry Bonds’s lawyers to erase the felony conviction from his record.

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