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2005-07-07 10:48:12

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former Bank of America Corp. broker Theodore Sihpol, who was acquitted last month on charges of helping a hedge fund to trade mutual funds illegally, will be retried on four counts on which the jury deadlocked, his lawyer said on Thursday.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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