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Status of high-profile corporate scandals

...look at some of the most high-profile recent corporate scandals, and the status of pending legal action. - Adelphia Communications Corp.: Founder John Rigas and his two sons, as well as former assistant treasurer Michael Mulcahey, are on trial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/06/bus_407883.shtml
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Digital watermark to be used in video-on-demand programs

...nation's largest operators: Comcast Corp., Cox Communications Inc., Charter Communications Inc. and Adelphia Communications Corp. Digital watermarks are not visible to the naked eye, but contain information about the origin of the program...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/10/bus_21304.shtml
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...faster growth areas such as consumer and commercial finance. Adelphia is close to SEC settlement NEW YORK - Adelphia Communications Corp., the nation's fifth largest cable TV systems company, is close to agreeing to pay about $725 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/25/bus_448341.shtml
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...NEW YORK - Members of the Rigas family conspired to lie to the public and plunder the cable TV system owner Adelphia Communications Corp., a former executive said Thursday as he pleaded guilty to securities fraud. As part of his guilty plea...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/15/bus_358595.shtml
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Little League helps put scoundrels in perspective

...He's also accused of using company money to purchase his Manhattan apartment. I would be remiss if I left out Adelphia Communications Corp. founder John J. Rigas, who turned in his resignation last month after the cable company disclosed Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/16/bus_344212.shtml
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...cents per share. Adelphia leaders plead not guilty NEW YORK - The founder and four other former executives of Adelphia Communications Corp. pleaded innocent Wednesday at their arraignment on securities fraud, bank fraud and conspiracy charges...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/03/bus_356192.shtml
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...to employee pricing. Cable rivals to buy Adelphia assets NEW YORK - A bankruptcy judge on Tuesday granted Adelphia Communications Corp. permission to sell its assets to Time Warner Corp. and Comcast Corp. in an estimated $17 billion deal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/28/bus_86958.shtml
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...getting closer to ordering an attack to topple Iraqi President Saddam Hussein. Rigas, sons charged NEW YORK - Adelphia Communications Corp. founder John J. Rigas, his sons and two other former executives were indicted Monday on charges that included...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/24/bus_354250.shtml
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Some big businesses keep it all in the family

...families use their businesses as their personal piggy banks. Think back to big losses suffered by shareholders in Adelphia Communications Corp. after prosecutors accused its founders, the Rigas family, of looting the cable television company. There...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/25/bus_6317.shtml
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Big investors go for scandal-plagued stocks

...and T. Rowe Price Associates Inc. Yet every investment doesn't turn out like Tyco. Look what happened to Adelphia Communications Corp. after the cable television provider's former executives were accused of stealing from the corporate coffers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/28/bus_445398.shtml
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