Exec’s Fate Cemented In Concrete Price-Fixing Case

Law360, New York (December 15, 2006, 12:00 AM EST) -- The former president of Carmel Concrete Products is headed off to prison for 14 months for his alleged participation in a widespread plot to fix the prices of ready-mix concrete in central Indiana.

On Thursday, U.S. District Judge Larry McKinney ordered Scott D. Hughey to fork over a $30,000 fine in addition to serving more than a year in jail.

Hughey will also spend a year on supervised release upon completing his sentence, Judge McKinney ruled.

Prosecutors were disappointed with the ruling, hoping that the judge...
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