: Well, prosecutors have now set their own bar sky-high after getting Martha Stewart. If she does two years, the Enron mob better do 200 each; ditto Worldcom; ditto Health South; ditto….
: The defense screwed up by not presenting a defense; it was another indiction of Martha hubris.
: John Cole:
The government had no case that Martha Stewart did what they actually accused her of, but was convicted of trying to keep the government from proving that she did nothing wrong, and for that she could spend the rest of her life in jail.
[via Donald Sensing]