Dec 12

The Court of Appeals for the First District Of Texas affirmed the six judgments of conviction of Carey Bernard Caldwell aka Bernard Talib Din Hasen, entered by the 180th District Court Court, Harris County, Texas. Mr. Caldwell aka Hasan was sentenced to 18 years in prison in connection with the convictions for securities violations after a jury trial. In its published opinion the appeals court discussed the meaning of the term "investment contract " under Texas law. The cause numbers assigned by the appeals court were 01-01-00895 (896,897,898,899,900)-CR