Rigases' Attorney Asks Judge To Rethink Sentence

Law360, New York (May 16, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal appeals court decision that overturned one count of the conviction of former Adelphia Communications Corp. executives John and Timothy Rigas mandates a de novo review of the sentence imposed by the district judge in the case, an attorney for the Rigases has argued.

Attorneys for the Rigases said Thursday that a decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit to vacate the former executives' conviction on count 23 of the 24-count indictment means that the U.S. District Court of for the...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.