PROS­E­CU­TORS ASK TO DROP MCCLEN­DON CHARGES

Chicago Sun-Times - - MONEY -

Pros­e­cu­tors moved to drop charges against for­mer Ch­e­sa­peake En­ergy CEO Aubrey McClen­don a day af­ter he was killed in a fiery car crash. McClen­don was in­dicted Mon­day by a fed­eral grand jury for al­legedly con­spir­ing to rig bids for oil and nat­u­ral gas leases. The U. S. Jus­tice Depart­ment asked a judge Thurs­day in the U. S. District Court for the Western District of Ok­la­homa to dis­miss the charges.

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