Morris Faces Jail Time

Giardina, Michael
February 2011
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;2/21/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p19
The article reports that Henry Morris, the chief political advisor to former state Comptroller Alan Hevesi, could be imprisoned by up to four years as he was given the maximum sentence available by law by the New York State Supreme Court. Based on the ruling, Morris will be jailed for his participation in a pay-to-play scheme. He received 19 million U.S. dollars from the scheme which was not known by the staff of pension fund New York State Common Retirement Fund (CRF).


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