Jeff Skilling To Run Free?

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Maybe! A three-judge panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans ordered today that the Enron CEO be resentenced, claiming that U.S. District Judge Sim Lake "erred by applying guidelines that resulted in a 24-year prison term," which was apparently "too severe." (The 19-count conviction was upheld, though J to the S still awesomely maintains innocence.) Legal Eagle Dennis Kneale agreed earlier that 24 years was excessive.