Supreme Court Refuses To Hear Rigas' Appeal

Law360, New York (March 3, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear the appeals of the founder of Adelphia Communications Corp. and his son, who had asked the court to overturn their multiple convictions stemming from an accounting fraud scandal that sent the cable company into bankruptcy.

The high court announced Monday that it would not hear the case. John and Timothy Rigas filed an appeal with the Supreme Court in October after an appeals court upheld 17 of a district court's 18 convictions against them in May 2007....
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