Nuke Contractor Ordered To Begin Prison Term

Law360, New York (October 22, 2010, 5:38 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has ordered government contractor Roy David Williams to begin serving a 30-month prison term as he waits for a circuit court to decide whether to rehear his appeal of a 29-count conviction for defrauding a U.S.-owned nuclear weapons facility.

Granting a motion from the U.S. attorney’s office, Judge Mary Lou Robinson of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas on Friday set a date of Nov. 15 for Williams to begin serving his sentence, saying his appeal is unlikely to...
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