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Ex-Worldcom CEO Guilty On All Counts!

Discussion in 'Open Discussion (Work-safe)' started by BrutuStrength, Mar 15, 2005.

  1. BrutuStrength

    BrutuStrength It's time to bring it!

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    Last edited: Mar 15, 2005
  2. DEBuckeye

    DEBuckeye It ain't easy, bein' cheesy.

    I'd love to see that happen, but it won't. If he goes at all, it will be "country club" jail like Martha. That's bullshit.
  3. BuckeyeSkins

    BuckeyeSkins Go Bucks/Hail to the Redskins!!

    Amen......on the other hand if it had been you or I, they'd put us under the prison. Or in with Bubba.
  4. NJ-Buckeye

    NJ-Buckeye They Hate Us cuz They Ain't Us.. Banners are good Staff Member

    which icon do I use to bump up rep points for the judicial system?
  5. gbearbuck

    gbearbuck Herbie for President

    don't worry he'll lose most of what he has ($$$) in civil court... they'll sue him for every penny he has....
  6. greatwhitenorth

    greatwhitenorth Freshman

    Martha's situation was a bit different then this one, she was charged with insider trading of stocks worth I believe around a couple hundred thousand dollars. Ebbers was convicted of committing massive accounting fraud of about $11 billion dollars. While he probably will end up in the "country club" like Martha he certainly should be there for a much longer sentence.
  7. BB73

    BB73 Loves Buckeye History Staff Member Bookie '16 & '17 Upset Contest Winner

    These bastards that steal money via 'white-collar' crimes need to get hit with sentences based on how much they stole. I think a minimum of 1 year per every million dollars should be imposed on these sentences.

    And the hell with country-club prisons, let them do hard time with the other lifers. If folks don't think that those 2 changes would deter a lot of white-collar crime, they're kidding themselves.

    Let those greedy bastards be somebody's bitch for a life sentence in a maximum security facility. I suppose the bleeding hearts would worry about the suicide rate for those with life sentences, but that's not a problem I'm concerned about.
  8. gbearbuck

    gbearbuck Herbie for President

    Martha would have more than likely received a slap on the wrist if she had not lied... they went after her because she lied to investigators (a no no)...
  9. BuckBackHome

    BuckBackHome Wolverine is largest member of weasel family

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