No Bail For Ex-Terra VP Convicted Of Bribery

Law360, New York (October 31, 2011, 6:47 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge ruled Monday that a former Terra Telecommunications Corp. executive who was sentenced to seven years in prison for allegedly bribing officials of a Haitian state-owned company would not be freed on bail pending appeal.

U.S. Magistrate Judge Robert L. Dube denied a bail request from former Terra Executive Vice President Carlos Rodriguez, who argued that his August conviction was likely to be overturned on appeal.

“After reviewing the file in this cause, this motion is denied,” Judge Dube said in an entry...
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