Former Alabama Gov. Don ­Siegelman’s appeal of his corruption conviction will be reviewed by the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals based on last week’s decision by the U.S. Supreme Court narrowing the focus of the “honest services fraud” criminal statute.

The high court vacated the appellate ruling upholding Siegelman’s convictions and ordered a new review of the appeal on Tuesday. Similar action was ordered in a related case involving former HealthSouth chief executive officer Richard Scrushy.

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