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Conrad Black Gets 6 1/2 YearsIn Prison

CHICAGO (CN) - Newspaper tycoon Conrad Black was sentenced today to 6 and one-half years in prison for cheating shareholders in Hollinger International of millions of dollars that he spent on himself. Lord Black - a Canadian-born member of the British House of Lords - will remain free on $21 million bond until he reports to federal prison.

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