RA PhD Cops to Felony
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WASC-accredited UCLA PhD Henry Samueli has pleaded gulity to lying to the feds.

Samueli joins the ranks of such convicts as former Enron honcho Kenneth Lay (PhD Economics, University of Houston) and Unabomber Theodore Kaczynski (PhD Mathematics, University of Michigan) as illustrious felons holding Regionally Accredited doctorates (the "Gold Standard" in education according to certain self-appointed "experts").

Broadcom Billionaire Admits Guilt; Henry Samueli Is Facing Probation And $12.2 Million In Fines For Lying About His Role In Stock-option Grants.

Quote:Technology billionaire and philanthropist Henry Samueli pleaded guilty Monday to a felony charge of lying to regulators about his role in an alleged plot to secretly reward his Broadcom Corp. employees by manipulating stock options....

Education: Fairfax High School in Los Angeles; bachelor's, master's degrees and PhD in electrical engineering from UCLA.

1980-85: Worked as engineer at TRW Inc. and taught classes at UCLA part time as a visiting lecturer

1985-95: Full-time professorship at UCLA

1991: Co-founds Broadcom with Henry T. Nicholas III, his former engineering student at UCLA

1995: Takes leave from UCLA, moves to Orange County

1998: Broadcom goes public.

January 2003: Nicholas steps down as CEO.

2005: Purchases the Anaheim Ducks National Hockey League team

2007: Federal authorities force Broadcom to fix its books by recording $2.2 billion in unreported expenses related to options backdating.

May 14, 2008: The Securities and Exchange Commission accuses Samueli and Nicholas of backdating employee stock options from 1998 to 2008. Samueli steps down as chairman of Broadcom.

June 23, 2008: Samueli pleads guilty to lying to federal regulators.
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