R ALLEN STANFORD

  • ExStanford exec gets 5 years for $7 bn swindle January 22, 2013

    Houston: A judge on Tuesday sentenced the star prosecution witness in the trial of convicted Texas financier R Allen Stanford to five years in prison for bilking investors of more than $7 billion in one of the biggest Ponzi schemes in US history. James M Davis, who was sentenced in...
  • US tycoon gets 110 years in jail in swindle case June 15, 2012

    Houston: Former jetsetting Texas tycoon R Allen Stanford had plenty of things to say Thursday before a federal judge sentenced him to 110 years in prison for bilking investors out of more than $7 billion over two decades. An apology was not one of them. In a defiant, rambling statement that lasted...