Prosecutors plan to charge Barry Minkow today with conspiracy to commit securities fraud for a...

|By:, SA News Editor

Prosecutors plan to charge Barry Minkow today with conspiracy to commit securities fraud for a Jan. 2009 report in which he criticized home-builder Lennar (LEN) for running a Ponzi scheme and other misdeeds. The report by Minkow - a stock fraud investigator himself - sent Lennar's stock price down 30% in just two days. (previous)