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UPI Almanac for Saturday, May 25, 2013.
By United Press International

Skilling, Justice Department, reach new sentencing deal

HOUSTON, May 8 (UPI) -- The U.S. Justice Department outlined a new sentence for convicted former Enron executive Jeffrey Skilling, which could cut 10 years from his 24-year sentence.
Enron's Skilling talks to feds on sentence

Enron's Skilling talks to feds on sentence

WASHINGTON, April 5 (UPI) -- Jeffrey Skilling, serving a 24-year prison term for his role in the collapse of energy giant Enron, wants his sentence cut, the U.S. Justice Department said.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, May 25, 2012.
By United Press International
High court: Enron exec jury trial fair

High court: Enron exec jury trial fair

WASHINGTON, June 24 (UPI) -- Former Enron Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Skilling won a partial U.S. Supreme Court victory Thursday overturning his conviction on a federal fraud statute.

High court: Enron exec jury trial fair

WASHINGTON, June 24 (UPI) -- The U. S. Supreme Court Thursday ruled Enron Corp. Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Skilling was able to have a fair trial on conspiracy charges.

Justices hear Skilling case

WASHINGTON, March 1 (UPI) -- The U.S. Supreme Court Monday heard argument on whether former Enron Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Skilling was convicted under an unconstitutional law.
Will justices hobble corruption posse?

Will justices hobble corruption posse?

WASHINGTON, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- Enron's Jeffrey Skilling, former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, jailed media baron Conrad Black -- all their high profile cases, and many more, could be affected or even gutted by a U.S. Supreme Court ruling later this term that could hogtie federal prosecutors and void convictions.
Supreme Court to hear Enron conviction

Supreme Court to hear Enron conviction

WASHINGTON, Oct. 13 (UPI) -- The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to hear former Enron executive Jeffrey Skilling's challenge of his conviction on various fraud charges.
Enron's Skilling to learn new sentence

Enron's Skilling to learn new sentence

HOUSTON, July 30 (UPI) -- U.S. District Judge Sim Lake has a second shot at sentencing former Enron chief Jeffrey Skilling after an appeals court tossed out a 24-year sentence.
Enron cases continue seven years later

Enron cases continue seven years later

HOUSTON, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Federal prosecutors are fighting to preserve the integrity of the Enron prosecutions to prove they had the right approach, court and Wall Street observers said.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, May 25, 2008.
By United Press International

Rice gets 27-month sentence in Enron case

HOUSTON, June 18 (UPI) -- The former executive of Enron's Internet unit who testified in the fraud case against the Houston company's officials was sentenced to 27 months in prison.

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Friday, May 25, 2007.
By United Press International

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Monday, Feb. 19, 2007.
By United Press International

Jeffery Skilling settles drunk arrest fine

HOUSTON, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- Jeffrey Skilling, the convicted former CEO of Enron Corp., has reportedly settled a $385 fine on a public intoxication charge in Dallas. The Houston Chronicle Wednesday reported Skilling had pleaded no contest to the charge and mailed the amount to settle

Networking: Y2K hangover finally ending?

CHICAGO, June 5 (UPI) -- Remember the Y2K panic back in 1999? That was the largely unfounded and shamelessly hyped by rapaciously greedy computer companies fear that all computers would
GENE KOPROWSKI, UPI Technology Columnist

Globe Talk: Enron's broadband debacle

WASHINGTON, June 2 (UPI) -- Enron was nothing if not flamboyant and eager to pursue the latest business trends. While its focus was on energy trading, it had expanded into telecommunicatio
SHIHOKO GOTO, UPI Senior Business Correspondent

Enron jury begins deliberations

HOUSTON, May 17 (UPI) -- A Houston jury Wednesday began deliberating the fate of the former leaders of Enron Corp., an energy company that collapsed in a massive accounting scandal. Kenneth Lay, Enron's 64-year-old former chairman, and Jeffrey Skilling, the 52-year-old former chi

Closing arguments begin in Enron trial

HOUSTON, May 15 (UPI) -- Prosecutors in the Houston fraud and conspiracy trial of Enron Corp.'s former leaders began closing arguments Monday.

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HOUSTON, May 12 (UPI) -- A Houston jury Friday xxxxxxxxxx the former leaders of once-mighty Enron Corp., an energy trading giant that collapsed in a massive accounting scandal.

Defense rests in Enron case

HOUSTON, May 8 (UPI) -- Prosecutors in the Houston conspiracy and fraud trial of Enron Corp.'s former leaders called their first rebuttal witness Monday.

Lay acknowledges giving false impression

HOUSTON, April 27 (UPI) -- Kenneth Lay defended his failure to report his sales of Enron stock in 2001 as he spent a second day under cross-examination Thursday in Houston.

Skilling ends testimony in Enron trial

HOUSTON, April 20 (UPI) -- Jeffrey Skilling wrapped up his testimony in a Houston courtroom Thursday, telling reporters afterwards he has had a "tough six years" since Enron collapsed.

Skilling calls Enron case 'absurd'

HOUSTON, April 13 (UPI) -- Former Enron chief Jeffrey Skilling called parts of the federal indictment against him absurd Thursday as he continued his testimony in Houston.
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