Former Enron CEO Jeffrey Skilling, who is serving a 24-year prison term for his role in the energy giant's epic collapse, could get out of prison early under an agreement being discussed by his attorneys and the Justice Department, CNBC has learned.Skilling, who was convicted in 2006 of conspiracy, fraud and insider trading, has served just over six years.

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