01/03/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Ex-WorldCom Chief Ebbers Seeks Clemency From Bush

Imprisoned former WorldCom Inc chief Bernard Ebbers has joined the list of high-profile corporate defendants petitioning for clemency in the final days of President George W. Bush's term in office.

Ebbers, convicted of orchestrating an $11 billion accounting fraud, joins former publishing mogul Conrad Black and 1980s-era financier Michael Milken in seeking clemency.

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