The reaction to the Skilling sentence reduction has been almost uniformly negative. That is regrettable because there were serious problems with Skilling’s conviction.
Jeffrey Skilling has always maintained his innocence. Will he get a new trial?
(NOTE: Paul Fisher, a member of The Heartland Institute’s Board of Directors, is co-author of this piece.) The story about the failure of Enron by Phil Rosenthal that appeared in…