- Yates gets a year and a day; reduced prison sentence due to cooperation in accounting scandal probe.
08/10/05 07:36 AM, EDTFormer WorldCom Director of Accounting Buford Yates was sentenced to a year and a day in prison for his role in the $11 billion business fraud at the company.
- Abramoff a key figure in DeLay investigations
08/11/05 01:03 PM, EDTFederal prosecutors are seeking bank fraud charges against lobbyist Jack Abramoff, a key figure in investigations involving House Majority Leader Tom DeLay, The Associated Press learned Thursday.
- Scott Sullivan, star witness at the trial of Bernard Ebbers,sentenced to prison term.
08/11/05 11:22 AM, EDTEx-WorldCom Inc. financial chief Scott Sullivan, the government's star witness at the criminal trial of former Chief Executive Bernard Ebbers, was sentenced Thursday to five years in prison for assisting in the $11 billion business fraud at the company.
Now, all that is left is Koslowski, Lay, Skilling, and the WHOLE Board of Directors of Enron (even though the Board members weren't indicted).