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US did not overreach in former Autonomy CFO’s fraud conviction, court rules

By James Thomas

27 August 2020

US did not overreach in former Autonomy CFO’s fraud conviction, court rules Credit: shutterstock.com/Ken Wolter

The former CFO of software company Autonomy can be convicted for fraud that took place in the UK because the conduct stemmed from business activity based in California, a US judge said.