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July 11, 1991 | From Times Wire Services
Another major fraud case stemming from the 1980s crusade against insider trading on Wall Street unraveled Wednesday when an appeals court threw out the conviction of stock speculator John A. Mulheren Jr. Mulheren, who was linked to the mighty Ivan F. Boesky in Wall Street's go-go years, was convicted of helping Boesky manipulate stock prices in exchange for inside tips. The decision by a three-member panel of the U.S.
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December 3, 1991 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
SEC Vacates Sanctions Against Mulheren: John A. Mulheren Jr., the flamboyant stock speculator accused by Ivan F. Boesky of participating in a stock manipulation scheme, is free to return to the securities business. The SEC said it was vacating a previous sanction against Mulheren, whose conviction on conspiracy and securities fraud charges was overturned on appeal. Mulheren, 42, of Rumson, N.J., was sentenced in November, 1990, to a year and a day in prison and fined $1.
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BUSINESS
December 25, 1988 | PAUL RICHTER, Times Staff Writer
Last week's tentative settlement between Drexel Burnham Lambert Inc. and federal prosecutors marked a landmark development in a chain of Wall Street corruption prosecutions that has riveted public attention for 2 1/2 years.
BUSINESS
July 11, 1991 | From Times Wire Services
Another major fraud case stemming from the 1980s crusade against insider trading on Wall Street unraveled Wednesday when an appeals court threw out the conviction of stock speculator John A. Mulheren Jr. Mulheren, who was linked to the mighty Ivan F. Boesky in Wall Street's go-go years, was convicted of helping Boesky manipulate stock prices in exchange for inside tips. The decision by a three-member panel of the U.S.
BUSINESS
July 11, 1990 | SCOT J. PALTROW, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Former stock speculator John A. Mulheren Jr. was convicted Tuesday on four federal felony counts of conspiracy and stock market manipulation after a trial in which admitted inside trader Ivan F. Boesky was a main prosecution witness. The verdict was returned by a jury that has been deliberating since June 29. The jury acquitted Mulheren's co-defendant, Leonard L. DeStefano, a former trader at Mulheren's firm, on the two charges pending against him.
BUSINESS
May 18, 1990 | SCOT J. PALTROW, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A prosecutor portrayed former stock speculator John A. Mulheren Jr. as a willing participant with Ivan F. Boesky in insider trading and stock-market manipulation as lawyers made opening arguments Thursday in Mulheren's criminal trial. Mulheren, 40, formerly head of the now-defunct Jamie Securities Co., is accused in a 41-count federal indictment of using information leaked by Boesky to engage in illegal insider trading.
BUSINESS
May 25, 1990
How reassuring to know, as Roberta Weintraub stated, that the Los Angeles Board of Education is more interested in protecting students who bring guns on campus than it is in protecting the vast majority of students who do not bring weapons as well as all teachers, administrators, and all other campus personnel (Metro, May 8).
BUSINESS
November 15, 1990 | SCOT J. PALTROW, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Former stock speculator John A. Mulheren Jr., convicted of manipulating the stock market on behalf of admitted inside trader Ivan F. Boesky, was sentenced Wednesday to a year and a day in prison and fined $1.6 million. U.S. District Judge Miriam Goldman Cedarbaum said she believed that a prison sentence was required "because it is so important that investors and traders and all other members of the public be aware that anyone who tampers with the integrity of the stock market will go to prison."
BUSINESS
July 11, 1990 | SCOT J. PALTROW, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Former stock speculator John A. Mulheren Jr. was convicted Tuesday on four federal felony counts of conspiracy and stock market manipulation after a trial in which admitted inside trader Ivan F. Boesky was a main prosecution witness. The verdict was returned by a jury that has been deliberating since June 29. The jury acquitted Mulheren's co-defendant, Leonard L. DeStefano, a former trader at Mulheren's firm, on the two charges pending against him.
BUSINESS
June 29, 1990 | From Reuters
Former stock speculator Ivan F. Boesky, a key government witness in the securities fraud trial of his former close friend John A. Mulheren Jr., was branded a liar and blasted as a "pile of human garbage" by Mulheren's lawyer Thursday. "His testimony can only be described as a sick joke," said attorney Thomas Puccio, noting that Boesky has admitted that he lied to government officials on numerous occasions. "People who lie and lie and lie . . .
BUSINESS
June 15, 1990 | SCOT J. PALTROW, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Stock speculator John A. Mulheren Jr. admitted under cross-examination Thursday that he had received "sensitive and confidential information" about takeover stocks from convicted inside trader Ivan F. Boesky. But Mulheren stuck to his claim that he had done nothing illegal, saying favors he had done for Boesky in the mid-1980s were normal and proper. Mulheren, 40, has been on trial for a month in U.S.
BUSINESS
June 14, 1990 | SCOT J. PALTROW, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Stock speculator John A. Mulheren Jr. took the witness stand in his own defense Wednesday and squarely denied that he had ever made illegal stock trades in the mid-1980s with admitted inside trader Ivan F. Boesky. Mulheren also said he didn't know that Boesky was receiving and trading on inside information during the time the two men had a business relationship.
BUSINESS
July 27, 1988 | SCOT J. PALTROW, Times Staff Writer
Federal prosecutors Tuesday agreed to a 48-hour delay in filing an indictment against John A. Mulheren Jr., the former manager of an investment partnership who was arrested in February for allegedly planning to kill financier Ivan F. Boesky. U.S. Atty. Rudolph W. Giuliani's office declined to comment on the reasons for the delay or the specific charges in the indictment. But Mulheren's lawyer, Thomas P. Puccio, said the delay was granted to allow for last-minute talks with the prosecutors.
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