No New Trial For Scrushy And Siegelman

Law360, New York (December 13, 2006, 12:00 AM EST) -- Former HealthSouth chief executive Richard M. Scrushy and former Alabama governor Don Siegelman have had their day in court, and they will not get another one. A district court judge has denied Scrushy and Siegelman’s bid for a new trial in the bribery and conspiracy case filed against them, ruling the jury in the first case was not biased.

Judge Mark Fuller in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama refused to grant the motion for a retrial on the grounds that the...
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