Coke Secretary Jailed While Awaiting Sentencing

Law360, New York (February 9, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- A week after she was found guilty of conspiring to steal trade secrets and sell them to rival PepsiCo Inc., a former secretary of Coca-Cola Co. was thrown in jail Friday after prosecutors convinced a judge she was a flight risk.

Joya Williams will remain in custody until her sentencing, currently scheduled for the end of May, a spokesman with the U.S. Attorney’s Office said Friday.

On Feb. 2, a jury found Williams guilty on conspiracy charges. She faces up to 10 years in prison....
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