We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Judge Bumps Lord Black's Bail By $1M

Law360 (August 11, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- After weeks of bickering between prosecutors and former media mogul Conrad Black’s defense team, a U.S. federal judge Thursday raised Black's bond by $1 million in cash to $21 million.

U.S. District Judge Amy St. Eve, who will oversee Black's upcoming trial on charges he stole millions from the Hollinger International Inc. media empire, which he headed, gave him until Aug. 25 to post the bond.

The government and Black’s defense lawyers had been trading insults in court documents prior to Thursday’s hearing in the U.S....
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.