The only lawyer to face criminal charges over misdated stock options is a free man. And according to one juror, it's because the government couldn't prove intent. After a 2 1/2-week trial -- and three days of deliberations -- the jury acquitted former McAfee general counsel Kent Roberts on mail fraud charges Friday afternoon. Jurors couldn't agree on a false-books-and-records count, so Judge Marilyn Hall Patel declared a mistrial on that charge.
No Charges Stick to Former McAfee General Counsel in DOJ Case
October 6, 2008