Appeals court denies Skilling's request - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

Appeals court denies Skilling's request

Updated:
HOUSTON (AP) A federal appeals court denied former Enron Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Skilling's request to remain free pending his appeal Tuesday and ordered him to report to prison immediately.

The order came a day after the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals had postponed the date on which Skilling was to report to a low-security federal prison in Waseca, Minnesota.

Skilling will be serving a 24-year sentence on his conspiracy, fraud and insider-trading convictions.
Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.