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Reuters – Kristen Hays And Anna Driver – Former Enron CEO Skilling’s Sentence Cut To 14 Years – 23 June 2013

ReutersBy Kristen Hays and Anna Driver

HOUSTON (Reuters) – A federal judge slashed 10 years off of his prison sentence of former Enron Corp Chief Executive Jeffrey Skilling on Friday, a decision that could set him free as early as 2017.

U.S. District Judge Simeon Lake reduced his term to 14 years from 24 years, accepting a deal struck between prosecutors and Skilling’s lawyers that will end years of appeals. Continue reading