McCall Guilty Of McKesson-HBOC Fraud, Lapine Free

Law360, New York (November 19, 2009, 6:45 PM EST) -- A jury has convicted the ex-chairman of McKesson Corp. on several counts of securities fraud handed down in the wake of a $9 billion accounting scandal at the health care firm but has let the firm's former general counsel off the hook.

The jury found Charles W. McCall guilty of securities fraud, falsifying books, records and accounts, and circumventing internal accounting controls, and returned not guilty verdicts for Jay Lapine on the same charges, in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on...
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