Check in time for Conrad Black

Even though his conviction for fraud and obstruction of justice is still under appeal, destiny is calling for Conrad Black.

The iconic Canadian publisher, British Lord and now soon to be convict has until 2 pm on Monday Florida time, to report to the Coleman Federal Correction Complex. A place that could very well be his home for the next 6 and a half years.

Black’s lawyers expressed surprise and disappointment last week at the developments that the one time Baron of Canada’s presses has to report before his appeal is heard. That appeal isn’t expected to take place until at least June, meaning that Lord Black will have been a guest of the US Justice Department for at least three months, before he finds out if his appeal to overturn his conviction is a success…

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