Releasing convicted fraudster Allen Stanford from prison after he’s served only 13 years of his 110-year sentence would be entirely inconsistent with federal sentencing policy, according to Judge David Hittner in Houston.
Hittner, a judge for the US District Court for the Southern District of Texas, had already denied Stanford’s latest bid for compassionate release in a July 25 order, but was directed to explain his reasoning after Stanford appealed.
‘Enforcement 40’ for 2020
Join Us On LinkedIn
Join the Securities Litigation and Enforcement Group on LinkedIn