Cody Easterday faces a permanent trading ban
Former Eastern Washington rancher Cody Easterday faces a permanent trading ban.
The rancher was involved in a massive fraudulent cattle scheme. He will also pay a $1 million fine to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission as part of a consent agreement filed in federal court.
Easterday has already been ordered to pay $244 million in restitution to Tyson and will serve 11 years in federal prison.