Former Madoff Employees Convicted of Roles in Fraud

, The Associated Press

Five former former employees of imprisoned financier Bernard Madoff were convicted Monday at the end of a six-month trial that portrayed them as telling an elaborate web of lies to hide a fraud that enriched them and cheated investors out of billions of dollars.

Originally appeared in print as Former Madoff Employees Convicted of Roles in $20 Billion Investor Fraud