US top court rejects ex-media baron Black’s appeal

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday cleared the way for resentencing former media baron Conrad Black next month in Chicago for fraud and obstruction of justice after rejecting his appeal.

A U.S. appeals court in October upheld Black’s 2007 conviction on one fraud count and for obstructing justice while it overturned two other fraud convictions….

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