Rigases Hit With Two More Counts Of Tax Fraud

Law360, New York (July 25, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Shortly after a federal judge refused to drop charges of tax evasion and conspiracy against the founder of bankrupt cable company Adelphia Communications Corp. and his son, the U.S. government has hit John and Timothy Rigas with a new indictment, tacking on two counts of tax evasion for the year 2001.

The superseding grand jury indictment, filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, adds allegations of tax fraud for the year 2001 to the seven existing counts of tax evasion...
To view the full article, register now.