Fla. man charged in NY $8M Facebook shares fraud

Associated Press
Fla. man charged in NY $8M Facebook shares fraud

In this June 2008 photo, Craig Berkman, left, appears at Multnomah County Courthouse in Portland, Ore. Berkman, a Florida investment adviser and onetime Oregon gubernatorial candidate, has been charged in New York in an $8 million securities fraud scheme that capitalized on enthusiasm for Facebook Inc. shares. He was arrested Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at his home in Odessa, Fla. (AP Photo/The Oregonian, Stephanie Yao) MAGS OUT; TV OUT; LOCAL TV OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT; THE MERCURY OUT; WILLAMETTE WEEK OUT; PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP OUT

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