Media Mogul Conrad Black Sent Back To Prison

Law360, New York (June 24, 2011, 3:34 PM EDT) -- Former media mogul Conrad Black must return to prison for more than a year for defrauding investors in Hollinger International Inc., an Illinois federal judge ruled Friday afternoon.

U.S. District Judge Amy St. Eve sentenced Black to 3 1/2 years in prison, but the former Hollinger CEO will receive credit for the 29 months he has already served, according to prosecutors. He had been free from prison while he pursued a partially successful appeal of his 2007 conviction for defrauding investors in the company.

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