July 17, 2013
by Peter Snyder
The US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit on Monday denied a new trial for former chief executive officer of HealthSouth Richard Scrushy. The decision upheld Scrushy's 2006 conviction of exchanging $500,000 with former Alabama governor Don Siegelman for a seat on Alabama's Certificate of ...[read more]
May 11, 2011
by Aman Kakar
The US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit on Tuesday reversed two bribery charges against former Alabama governor Don Siegelman and former HealthSouth CEO Richard Scrushy and remanded the case for re-sentencing. The court upheld counts for federal funds bribery, depriving others of honest ...[read more]
February 17, 2010
by Haley Wojdowski
A judge from the US District Court for the Northern District of Alabama sentenced former HealthSouth executive Ken Livesay to five months in prison on Tuesday for his involvement in the company's accounting fraud. Judge Karon Bowdre sentenced Livesay for the fourth time after the US Court of App... ...[read more]
November 17, 2009
by Matt Glenn
The US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit for the third time vacated a trial court's sentence of former HealthSouth executive Ken Livesay for being too lenient Monday, remanding the case to the lower court with a demand that Livesay be sentenced to time in jail. Livesay pleaded guilty in... ...[read more]
November 16, 2009
by Ingrid Burke
US v. Livesay, US Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, November 16, 2009 .Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here. Latest commentary available here. JURIST has more on HealthSouth... ...[read more]
June 19, 2009
by Matt Glenn
Former HealthSouth CEO Richard Scrushy was found liable to the company's shareholders for fraud Thursday by Judge Allwin Horn of Alabama's 10th Judicial District and ordered to pay $2.88 billion. The plaintiffs claimed that Scrushy encouraged others to purposefully inflate company profits in... ...[read more]
June 18, 2009
by Christian Ehret
The US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit on Wednesday rejected challenges to a securities fraud class action suit brought by former HealthSouth CEO Richard Scrushy, affirming a $445 million settlement against the HealthSouth corporation. Scrushy, who did not settle, argued that the ...[read more]
June 18, 2009
by Ingrid Burke
Tucker, et al. v. Scrushy, et al., Circuit Court of Jefferson County, Alabama, June 18, 2009. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here.FindLaw| Opinion in Tucker v. Scrushy... ...[read more]
June 17, 2009
by Ingrid Burke
In re: HealthSouth Corporation Securities Litigation, US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, June 17, 2009. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here.In re HealthSouth Corp... ...[read more]
May 17, 2009
by Eszter Bardi
The US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit on Friday denied the petition of former Alabama governor Don Siegelman (D) and former HealthSouth CEO Richard Scrushy for an en banc rehearing of their convictions on charges of corruption. The petitioners cited as grounds for rehearing the court... ...[read more]

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