Conrad Black

Conrad Black

Media Mogul Conrad Black Released From Prison

Media mogul Conrad Black has been released from prison, having completed about three of his 6 1/2–year sentence for defrauding investors.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2012

Chicago Sun-Times

Sun-Times Sold To Investment Group

A group of investors led by Chicago technology entrepreneur Michael Ferro Jr. and former Newsday publisher Timothy Knight has purchased the Chicago Sun-Times newspaper company, including its suburban papers.

CBS Chicago–12/21/2011

Conrad Black

Media Mogul Conrad Black Back In Prison

Media mogul Conrad Black has reported back to prison, and will be there for the next 13 months to serve out his sentence for defrauding investors.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2011

Conrad Black

Conrad Black To Return To Prison In September

Former media mogul Conrad Black must go back to prison in two months, according to an order issued by a federal judge on Monday.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2011

Conrad Black

Media Mogul Conrad Black Going Back To Prison

Lord Conrad Black appeared a Chicago federal courtroom Friday morning, for re-sentencing on his 2007 criminal convictions.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2011

Sen. Mark Kirk, Rep. Mike Quigley

Lawmakers: Give New Teeth To Honest Services Law

Two federal lawmakers from Illinois have mounted an effort to get tougher on public corruption, by giving new tools to prosecutors.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2011

Conrad Black

No New Trial For Black, Resentencing Set For June

Federal prosecutors said Thursday that they would not seek to retry former media mogul and Chicago Sun-Times owner Conrad Black, after two fraud convictions were tossed out last year by an appellate court.

CBS Chicago–01/13/2011

Conrad Black

Judge Provides Conrad Black With New ID

A federal judge has provided a unique form of ID to convicted media mogul and former Chicago Sun-Times owner Conrad Black while he’s out of prison on bail.


Conrad Black

Court Reverses 2 Conrad Black Convictions, Upholds 2 Others

A federal appeals court on Friday reversed two of former media mogul Conrad Black’s 2007 fraud convictions — raising at least the possibility he won’t return to prison.


Judge: Conrad Black Can’t Leave United States

Conrad Black (File Photo) CBS CHICAGO (CBS) ―Former media mogul and Chicago Sun-Times parent company owner Conrad Black won’t be allowed to return to his home in Canada for the time being. 

CBS Chicago–07/23/2010