Former Computer Associates Executive Gets 12 Years The former CEO of Computer Associates, Sanjay Kumar, was sentenced Thursday to 12 years in prison. He was also fined $8 million for securities fraud and obstruction of justice.
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The former CEO of Computer Associates, Sanjay Kumar, was sentenced Thursday to 12 years in prison. He was also fined $8 million for securities fraud and obstruction of justice.

STEVE INSKEEP, host:

The business news starts with another former executive going to prison. Wasn't that the story from yesterday or the day before, or the day before that? Same story, different name.

The former CEO of Computer Associates, Sanjay Kumar, was sentenced yesterday to 12 years in prison. He was also fined $8 million for securities fraud and obstruction of justice at the company he helped to build. At one point, CA, as the company is now known, was the second-biggest provider of software for the world's mainframe computers.

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