TITLE

Illinois' Ex-Gov. Ryan Found Guilty on All Counts

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/18/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32362, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that former Illinois Governor George Ryan has been found guilty on all 18 counts of public corruption charged against him. After six months of trial, a federal jury convicted Ryan on charges of racketeering conspiracy, mail fraud, tax fraud, obstruction, and lying to federal authorities issued on April 17, 2006. He faces a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison at his sentencing hearing in August 2006.
ACCESSION #
20597456

 

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