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CNNMoney: Raj Rajaratnam checks into prisonupdated: Mon Dec 05 2011 15:22:00

White collar convict Raj Rajaratnam arrived at a federal prison in Massachusetts on Monday to begin serving the longest-ever sentence for insider trading.

CNNMoney: White collar crook Rajaratnam fined record $92.8 millionupdated: Tue Nov 08 2011 17:37:00

The Securities and Exchange Commission fined Raj Rajaratnam, the former hedge fund manager recently convicted of insider trading, nearly $93 million on Monday.

Federal judge sentences pilot for being drunk while flyingupdated: Fri Nov 04 2011 18:01:00

A federal judge sentenced a former commercial pilot to six months in prison Friday, followed by six months of home detention, for being intoxicated while co-piloting a domestic flight, a federal prosecutor announced.

CNNMoney: Madoff ruined thousands, including his sonupdated: Sun Dec 12 2010 08:46:00

Two years after the arrest of Bernard Madoff, the fallout from his sweeping Ponzi scheme continues to wreak havoc on thousands of victims, whose lives were destroyed by the gargantuan scam.

Case against man accused of Levy killing heads to juryupdated: Tue Nov 16 2010 20:12:00

The case against the man charged with the 2001 killing of Washington intern Chandra Levy is in the hands of the jury, which received final instructions Tuesday afternoon and an order to begin deliberations Wednesday morning.

Prison or halfway house for Palin e-mail hackerupdated: Fri Nov 12 2010 12:20:00

The man convicted of hacking into former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's e-mail account was sentenced Friday to one year and one day in either federal prison or a halfway house, according to a Knoxville, Tennessee, court deputy .

Trial may start Monday in Chandra Levy murder caseupdated: Sat Oct 23 2010 04:32:00

A jury was seated Friday in the trial of a man charged with the 2001 murder of Chandra Levy.

What really happened to Chandra Levy?updated: Sat Oct 23 2010 04:32:00

CNN's Amber Lyon takes a look at the murder that rocked Washington politics.

Judge strikes some potential jurors in Levy murder trialupdated: Thu Oct 21 2010 02:24:00

The judge in the Chandra Levy murder trial struck several potential jurors Wednesday because of their answers on a jury questionnaire.

Chandra Levy trial beginsupdated: Thu Oct 21 2010 02:24:00

Joe Johns and Midwin Charles discuss the challenges the prosecution faces in the Chandra Levy case.

CNNMoney: An Enron-era name acquired by Blackstoneupdated: Fri Aug 13 2010 10:38:00

Shares of Dynegy Inc. - a power generating company that played a role in the Enron scandal - surged more than 60% Friday after the company agreed to be acquired by investment firm Blackstone Group for $4.7 billion, including its existing debt.

President Obama signs into law ban on cell phones in federal prisonsupdated: Tue Aug 10 2010 19:39:00

Hoping to stop federal inmates from directing crimes from behind bars, President Barack Obama signed into law Tuesday a prohibition on cell phone use by prisoners.

Maker of recalled Army helmets stops productionupdated: Fri May 28 2010 10:34:00

The company that made 44,000 helmets recalled by the Army has stopped all helmet manufacturing.

CNNMoney: Madoff moved back to prison cellupdated: Wed Dec 30 2009 11:36:00

Ponzi schemer Bernard Madoff was moved back to his jail cell Monday after being treated for 10 days at a medical facility at the prison where he's incarcerated in North Carolina, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons.

Madoff treated for hypertension, dizziness, prison official saysupdated: Thu Dec 24 2009 17:06:00

Convicted swindler Bernard Madoff is being treated for "issues relating to dizziness and hypertension" at the medical facility of the prison where he is incarcerated, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons.

CNNMoney: Madoff being treated for dizzynessupdated: Thu Dec 24 2009 17:00:00

Convicted swindler Bernard Madoff is being treated for "issues relating to dizziness and hypertension" at the medical facility of the prison where he is incarcerated, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons.

CNNMoney: Madoff transferred to prison medical facilityupdated: Thu Dec 24 2009 06:30:00

Ponzi scammer Bernard Madoff has been transferred to a medical facility at the prison where he's incarcerated in North Carolina, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons.

Lynette 'Squeaky' Fromme released from prisonupdated: Sun Aug 16 2009 07:20:00

Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme was released from federal custody Friday, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Bureau of Prisons said.

CNNMoney: Madoff arrives at N.C. prisonupdated: Tue Jul 14 2009 14:19:00

Bernard Madoff, the convicted Ponzi mastermind, was transferred to a federal prison in Butner, N.C. on Tuesday, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons.

CNNMoney: Madoff: I'll do the timeupdated: Thu Jul 09 2009 15:17:00

Bernard Madoff, mastermind behind the largest Ponzi scheme in history, has decided not to appeal his 150-year sentence, according to his lawyer.

Michael Vick leaves prison for home confinementupdated: Wed May 20 2009 13:47:00

Former Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick left a federal prison in Leavenworth, Kansas, early Wednesday, according to his publicist and the Federal Bureau of Prisons.

Break in Chandra Levy caseupdated: Sat Feb 21 2009 18:26:00

CNN law enforcement analyst Mike Brooks discusses new information in the Chandra Levy case.

Chandra Levy's mom says police have enough evidence to convictupdated: Sat Feb 21 2009 18:26:00

Washington police told the mother of slain congressional intern Chandra Levy that an arrest is imminent in her daughter's 2001 death, Susan Levy told CNN on Saturday.

Time.com: Boy Band Promoter Ordered to Repay Victimsupdated: Wed Jul 16 2008 14:00:00

Lou Pearlman and federal authorities have finally agreed on how much the former boy band promoter swindled from banks and investors in a decades-long scam: a staggering $300 million

Inmate dead, 22 injured in fights at Texas prison updated: Fri Mar 28 2008 13:09:00

One inmate was killed and several others were injured when two fights broke out early Friday at a federal prison in Texas, the U.S. Bureau of Prisons said.

People.com: Marion Jones Reports to Federal Prisonupdated: Sun Mar 09 2008 17:43:00

The former Olympic gold-medal winner begins serving her six-month sentence in Texas

SI.com: Michael McCann: What's next for Vick after plea?updated: Mon Aug 27 2007 05:59:00

By pleading guilty, Michael Vick admits to committing the criminal charges alleged by the government, that he raises no defenses, and that he is prepared for his punishment.

CNNMoney: Qwest ex-CEO can stay free during appealupdated: Wed Aug 22 2007 06:08:00

A federal appeals court ruled on Wednesday that the former chief executive of Qwest Communications International Inc. could remain free while the court takes up his appeal of an insider trading conviction.

CNNMoney: Skilling's possible new homeupdated: Mon Oct 23 2006 19:17:00

If U.S. District Judge Sim Lake's suggestion holds, former Enron Chief Executive Jeffrey Skilling will see the start of the Thirties - the 2030s, that is - at a federal prison in North Carolina.

CNNMoney: What life will be like for Ebbers behind barsupdated: Tue Sep 26 2006 16:47:00

Ex-WorldCom CEO Bernard Ebbers reported to a federal correctional institution in Oakdale, Louisiana Tuesday to begin his 25-year sentence for his role in an $11 billion accounting fraud.

Indictment tells tale of prison sex, favors and power updated: Thu Jun 22 2006 08:23:00

Behind the boilerplate language of the grand jury indictment at the heart of an arrest gone awry is the story of a prison sex scandal straight from a B movie.

Moussaoui ferried away in dead of nightupdated: Sat May 13 2006 09:03:00

Convicted al Qaeda conspirator Zacarias Moussaoui had no idea they were coming when federal marshals showed up in the middle of the night to take him to the nation's highest-security federal prison to begin serving his life sentence Saturday.

Transcript on Moussaoui mitigating factorsupdated: Wed May 03 2006 19:24:00

The following is a partial statement read Wednesday by court spokesman Edward Adams regarding 23 mitigating factors considered by jurors in the sentencing trial of admitted al Qaeda conspirator Zacarias Moussaoui:

Murderer escapes federal prison updated: Wed Apr 05 2006 21:12:00

FBI agents and U.S. marshals are searching for a convicted murderer who escaped Wednesday from a federal prison in Louisiana.

CNNMoney: Hedge fund has-beensupdated: Mon Jul 11 2005 05:45:00

Corporate America has had more than its fair share of indictments in the last few years.

FBI chief vows to catch killer of judge's familyupdated: Tue Mar 08 2005 19:18:00

Jailers cut off outside contact with imprisoned white supremacist Matthew Hale after he denied any role in the deaths of the husband and mother of a federal judge he was convicted of plotting to kill, Hale's father said Tuesday.

CNNMoney: Martha's jailhouse livingupdated: Mon Sep 27 2004 12:44:00

NEW YORK (CNN/Money) - Forget Thursday's presidential debate or the Major League Baseball standings. The hot water cooler topic this week is where Martha Stewart will be spending the winter.

CNNMoney: Stewart gets jail dateupdated: Tue Sep 21 2004 12:51:00

A federal judge Tuesday ordered Martha Stewart to report to prison by Oct. 8 to start serving her five-month prison sentence for obstructing an investigation into a well-time sale of ImClone stock.

CNNMoney: Jail's too crowded for Stewartupdated: Wed Sep 08 2004 08:10:00

Martha Stewart reportedly plans to start serving half of her 10-month sentence in jail for obstruction of justice as soon as there is a vacant cell for her at the Danbury federal prison for women.

No criminal charges in handling of detainees at NYC centerupdated: Mon May 03 2004 15:52:00

Federal prosecutors have decided not to bring criminal charges relating to allegations of abuse of people arrested in the immediate aftermath of the September 11 attacks and housed at the Metropolitan Detention Center in New York City.

Freed female prison officer 'exceptionally strong'updated: Mon Feb 02 2004 01:14:00

The spirit of the female corrections officer -- freed Sunday night by two inmates, who held her for 15 days in a guard tower -- is "exceptionally strong," an Arizona official said after the ordeal ended.

Fortune: THE LATEST IN HOOSEGOWSupdated: Mon Aug 14 1989 00:01:00

Construction took just 15 days, and Loudoun County, Virginia, now has its prefab, six-cell, 23-cot jail in place and ready for its first tenants. Surfside 6 Industries of McClean, Virginia, made th...

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