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Rigas Trial: Thurner Done, Bilotti on the Clock

3/31/2004 9:40 AM Eastern

New York -- Federal prosecutors finished questioning former Adelphia Communications Corp. chairman John Rigas’ former accountant, Christopher Thurner, Wednesday afternoon, moving on to Morgan Stanley Dean Witter & Co. media analyst Richard Bilotti.

Bilotti, one of the industry’s most influential analysts, is expected to continue testifying in the federal fraud trial of Rigas, his two sons and another former Adelphia employee Thursday morning.

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