The Indians’ second baseman is the son of a man caught up in the 2007 trial of newspaper magnate Conrad Black.
Mark Kipnis is no longer convicted of anything
Conrad Black bats 2 for 4 in Appellate Court.
Conrad Black is out of prison
The distinction between getting out and getting vindicated is of little concern to the prisoner being set free. Or to anyone who dotes on the prisoner.
Supreme Court cuts honest-services fraud statute down to size, making freedom for Conrad Black more likely
Recommended reading: Susan Berger’s blog of the Rob Blagojevich trial
Judge Amy St. Eve sends Conrad Black, Peter Atkinson, and Jack Boultbee to prison but lets Mark Kipnis go home.
Jim Thompson testifies in the Conrad Black trial and doesn’t come off well.