May
2017

Conrad Black Conrad Black is a Greedy Bastard Off With Conrad Black's Head

Conrad Black is a former media mogul closely connected to rightist political factions in the United States who was convicted in July 2007 for defrauding shareholders of his Hollinger International newspaper empire out of millions of dollars. After serving just over two years of a six and a half year sentence, Black was provisionally released from prison in July 2010, shortly after the U.S. Supreme Court limited the effect of a federal fraud law that had been used to prosecute corruption cases against business executives like Black and Jeffrey Skilling, the former CEO of Enron Corporation.
Conrad Black

Black, a Canadian-born member of the British House of Lords who counted among his associates many high-profile neoconservatives like Richard Perle, was initially charged in 2005. When his trial started in Chicago in March 2007, the original federal charges brought against Black included racketeering, mail and tax fraud, money laundering, and obstruction of justice. U.S. prosecutors alleged that Black cheated stockholders out of some $80 million in assets, largely through the inappropriate sales of company holdings. The estimated loss to Hollinger shareholders was eventually reduced to $6 million.

Black also was convicted of obstruction of justice after jurors saw a video of him carrying boxes of documents out of his offices, loading them into his car and driving off with them. 

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