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Vote: What Do You Think of Walter Forbes' Sentence?


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Bloomberg reports former Chairman of Cendant, Walter Forbes was sentenced to 12 1/2 years and ordered to pay $3.28 bln in restitution for the largest accounting fraud of the 90's.

U.S. District Judge Alan Nevas sentenced Forbes, 64, for inflating income by $252 million at CUC International Inc., the company that merged with HFS Inc. in 1997 to create Cendant. Forbes, CUC's chief executive officer, was convicted Oct. 31 of conspiracy and false reporting about company finances.

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