7th Circ. Partially Overturns Conrad Black Verdict

Law360, New York (October 29, 2010, 3:49 PM EDT) -- A federal appeals court on Friday reversed two fraud convictions against Conrad Black but upheld two other convictions for fraud and obstruction of justice and ordered a lower court to review Black's sentence.

In an opinion penned by Judge Richard Posner, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit reversed the two fraud convictions against Black and his fellow ex-Hollinger International Inc. executives in light of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in the case, but said one fraud count against Black and the others and...
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