Fugitive Lawyer Indicted After Fleeing '06 Fraud Sentence

Law360, Chicago (January 24, 2013, 6:50 PM EST) -- A disbarred lawyer from Chicago who fled the country after receiving a 41-month prison sentence in 2003 for defrauding a client was indicted Wednesday with failing to surrender on time, a criminal charge that came down after he turned himself in last month, according to prosecutors.

Steven J. Della Rose, 61, surrendered to authorities in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, on Dec. 11, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Chicago. The indictment charges him with one count of failing to surrender to begin serving the sentence he...
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