Adelphia Settlement to End Fraud Investigation

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Bankrupt Adelphia, the fifth-largest cable provider in the country, has agreed to pay the government $715 million to settle a federal fraud investigation. The company's founder John Rigas and his family members have also agreed to forfeit their assets.



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