Lord Black's Attorneys Seek Reduced Sentence

Law360, New York (November 29, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- Despite the recommendations made in a pre-sentencing investigation report, Conrad Black should not serve more than 29 months in prison as punishment for his criminal fraud conviction, the former media magnate's attorneys contended.

In a last-ditch effort to score Black a reduced sentence, the former executive's attorneys filed a 53-page document with the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois on Wednesday stating that the judge should hand down a penalty close to that imposed on Daniel Radler, Black's former business partner in Hollinger...
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