Tickle the Wire: Big name criminal defendants are popping up on Facebook and Twitter. And big name criminal defense attorneys are popping up in the articles about them!
The Washington Post: Former Rep. Jefferson’s trial moves to closing arguments.
The New York Times: White-collar crime prosecutor joins Fried & Frank.
Law.com: Hacker can be sued for fraud under Securities Exchange Act, says 2nd Circuit.
The Blog of the Legal Times: Specter proposes return to prior pleading standard for civil lawsuits.
The Los Angeles Times: Editorial: Prosecutors and politics.
Sentencing and Law Policy Blog: Another big federal fraud sentencing dealing with Madoff echoes.
WBAL: Pimlico owner rejects allegations it engaged in sham transactions.