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Adelphia Founder Rigas, Son Convicted of Fraud

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Adelphia Founder Rigas, Son Convicted of Fraud

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Adelphia Founder Rigas, Son Convicted of Fraud

Adelphia Founder Rigas, Son Convicted of Fraud

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A federal jury convicts Adelphia Communications founder John Rigas and one of his sons of fraud and conspiracy. The two were key players in what prosecutors said was a massive scheme to defraud shareholders and loot company assets. NPR's Jim Zarroli reports.