Lay and Skilling Convicted: Ongoing Reaction

The acquittal of Skilling on some of the insider trading counts suggests the jury approached the issues with an open mind, contrary to defense claims that they could not get a fair trial in Houston.
It's not the crime, it's the cover up. The real crimes at Enron mainly consisted of turncoat government witness Andrew Fastow's shady deals, but Skilling and, especially, Lay are going down for improperly misrepresenting Enron's fortunes. Full Story »

Posted by Fabrice Florin
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Posted by: Posted by Fabrice Florin - May 25, 2006 - 7:41 PM PDT
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by Larry Boozer - Oct. 1, 2008

Prof. Bainbridge's views are pretty consistent with those of folks here in the Houston area.

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