Preet Bharara, the US Attorney for the Southern District of New York, is letting the statute of limitations run on securities fraud related to sales of real estate mortgage-backed securities. He’s very busy with insider trading cases and partying with his buddies at the law firms that got reich creating teh deals and then coping with the fall-out.
|By: masaccio Friday February 18, 2011 2:30 pm|
|By: Cynthia Kouril Saturday January 30, 2010 4:00 pm|
Anytime a criminal defendant wanted to change the venue of his trial, all he has to do is arrange for a credible threat to the neighborhood around the courthouse. Yeah, that’s really smart.
|By: Cynthia Kouril Friday November 13, 2009 7:17 am|
I’m thinking that the decision to try it here has mostly to do with all that lovely stockpile of non GITMO tainted evidence