A federal jury recently acquitted fen-phen attorney Melbourne Mills of defrauding clients of millions of dollars of fen-phen litigation settlement funds.  You can view the video of Mills’ release from prison here.  The fate of the two remaining defendants, Shirley Cunningham, Jr. and William Gallion, hangs in the balance as the jury verges on deadlock.

Click here to read a recent story on the trial from the Lexington Herald-Leader.

Click here to read the Courier Journal story on Mills’ release.

Postscript:  Kypost.com reports a mistrial was subsequently declared as to the remaining defendants when the jury failed to arrive at a verdict following an eight day deliberation.  Click here to read the kypost.com story.

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