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Jury convicts Tim Durham of looting Fair Finance
Judge is still sorting through verdicts on co-defendants
by WKSU's M.L. SCHULTZE
and TIM RUDELL


Web Editor
M.L. Schultze
 
In The Region:

6:36 p.m.: A federal jury has just convicted Tim Durham of all counts of fraud tied to the collapse of Akron-based Fair Finance.

The judge in the Indianapolis courtroom is still sorting through the verdicts for Durham’s two co-defendants.

Durham and the other two are accused of looting the decades-old company, and bilking more than 5,000 Ohio  investors of more than $200 million.

Their lawyers blame the bad economy.

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