Jeffrey Skilling of Enron fame asks for a new trial

Jeffrey Skilling, the former CEO of Enron is appealing his federal conviction and arguing that his 24 year sentence is unconstitutional. In May 2006, Skilling was convicted of 19 counts of fraud, conspiracy and insider trading in the Enron case. The former chairman of Enron, Kenneth Lay, was convicted of many counts in the same … Read more Jeffrey Skilling of Enron fame asks for a new trial

Las Vegas lawyer indicted in medical conspiracy

Las Vegas personal injury lawyer Noel Gage has been charged in connection with an alleged conspiracy to inflate medical costs to increase settlements with plaintiffs. He is charged with 18 felonies, which include conspiracy, mail fraud, money laundering, aiding and abetting and obstruction of justice. The grand jury indictment of Gage alleges that he exchanged … Read more Las Vegas lawyer indicted in medical conspiracy