HealthSouth CEO, Gov. Get Little Relief In 11th Circ.

Law360, New York (March 6, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal appeals court has affirmed the conviction and sentence of former HealthSouth Corp. CEO Richard Scrushy, while upholding most but not all of the charges against former Alabama Gov. Don Siegelman, in a case alleging campaign contributions in exchange for a seat on a state regulatory board.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit on Friday largely affirmed the verdict handed down by the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, where Scrushy and Siegelman were convicted of bribery, honest services...
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