Ex-Le-Nature's Exec Receives 15 Years For $668M Scam

Law360, New York (January 3, 2012, 7:40 PM EST) -- A former top executive of Le-Nature's Inc. was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in prison for his role in the bankrupt beverage maker's $668 million accounting fraud.

Robert B. Lynn's sentence — handed down to the former Le-Nature's chief revenue officer by U.S. District Judge Alan N. Bloch — was the second-longest prison term handed out in the wake of the massive fraud.

A federal jury convicted Lynn, 67, on 10 counts related to the scheme in July. The jury found in favor of Lynn on...
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