Nicor Witness Says SEC Testimony Could Land Her In Jail

Law360, New York (May 16, 2011, 6:50 PM EDT) -- A former Nicor Inc. employee on Monday said her “truthful testimony” in the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's Illinois federal court case against her ex-employers could land her in prison, so the SEC should not be allowed to compel her to testify.

Beth A. Hohisel, a former Nicor supply service manager who was terminated in 2004, said in a reply motion that her testimony could open her up to prosecution on charges of mail fraud, securities fraud, obstruction of justice and perjury by federal and state...
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