Anonymous asked in Social ScienceOther - Social Science · 1 decade ago

Please explain the issues of the Martha Stewart case? Should she have been sentenced to jail?

Can you please write as much as you can.

Thank you very much!

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  • 1 decade ago
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  • drdr
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    1 decade ago

    I believe these are the fact, but it should be available online: she was formerly a trader on the stock exchange; therefore, was intimately familiar with the laws; she received inside information and acted on it by selling about $40,000.00 in stock; she was convicted of insider trading

    it appears that being sentenced to prison was rather severe under the circumstances, others get probation for more serious violations

  • 4 years ago


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