Tuesday, June 28, 2005

Not entirely unexpected

The jury acquitted former HealthSouth CEO Richard Scrushy today on all 36 criminal counts related to the company's recent $2.7 billion accounting fraud. A former U.S. attorney observes: "This is probably the first time that the defense of 'I didn't know' denials has worked for a former chairman or CEO."

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Blogger GW said...

Freedom's Just Another Word...

What does freedom mean for Richard Scrushy?

"I'd like to do a song of great social and political import," a great, rebellious American artist once said. "It goes like this . . . "

"Freedom's just another word for . . . nothing left to lose."

I'd like to do a column of great social and political import. It goes like this.

You know it's time for the Fourth of July, a.k.a. Independence Day, when . . .

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