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Bitcoin promoter gets two years for Silk Road money laundering

Bitcoin promoter gets two years for Silk Road money laundering

US district judge Jed Rakoff, who ordered Shrem to forfeit almost $1 million, said he committed a serious crime and that a prison term is warranted. Photo: Bloomberg Manhattan: Charlie Shrem, the former Bitcoin Foundation Inc. executive who ..., 42 minutes ago
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Samsung loses bid to freeze Microsoft's US lawsuit

In a brief order, US District Judge Jed Rakoff in New York said the lawsuit would proceed despite the arbitration. Rakoff said he would explain his reasoning in a subsequent opinion. Microsoft sued Samsung in August, accusing it of breaching a ...
 Moneycontrol.com1 month ago Samsung's bid to block Microsoft rejected month ago Samsung loses bid to put off Microsoft's lawsuit  Times of India1 month ago U.S judge foils Samsung attempt to freeze Microsoft U.S. lawsuit over royalties  Firstpost.com1 month ago
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Why Judges OK Plea Bargains That Put Innocent People In Jail

REUTERS Judge Jed Rakoff See Also Judge Reveals The Disturbing Reason Almost Everybody Pleads Guilty How A Small, Family-Owned Company Taught Cops Around America To Seize Millions In Cash Why The Supreme Court Is Getting Involved ...
 Business Insider3 weeks ago RAKOFF: Here's Why Judges Blindly Approve Plea Bargains - Even When They Put Innocents In Jail  Austin American Statesman3 weeks ago A Plea against Pleading  National Review1 month ago Three Ways Courts Screw the Innocent Into Pleading Guilty  Intercept1 month ago
Houston Chronicle

Judge Explains Why Prosecutors Don't Want To Kill Controversial Mandatory Minimum Sentences

One of America's most iconoclastic judges, Jed Rakoff, recently attacked rampant plea bargaining that leads many innocent people to plead guilty. We recently spoke to Rakoff about why America's prosecutors don't want to to get rid of the mandatory ...
 Austin American Statesman2 weeks ago

US judge puts in doubt legality of evidence against Russian pilot Yaroshenko - lawyer The documents that the agents should sign under oath should be submitted to the court within two weeks, Alexey Tarasov said

NEW YORK, November 27. /TASS/. US federal judge of the Southern District of New York Jed Rakoff has put in doubt the legality of the way prosecutors had obtained evidence against Russian pilot Konstantin Yaroshenko, who is serving a 20-year prison ...
 Itar Tass3 weeks ago Is JPMorgan's $9 Billion Witness Letter Under Seal in the Dracula Fraud Case?  Wall Street On Parade1 month ago US prosecutors witheld evidence in Yaroshenko case - lawyer  RAPSI1 week ago Yaroshenko's defense expects US prosecutors to offer proof of evidence legality by Dec. 10 The lawyer said Yaroshenko himself is optimistic about the new turn in his case  Itar Tass1 week ago
National Law Review

District Court Rejects Constitutional Challenge to SEC Administrative Proceedings

We recently wrote that critics, including Judge Jed Rakoff, have been questioning the SEC's policy of increasingly bringing enforcement actions in its administrative forum rather than federal court . We noted that several cases had been filed ...
 National Law Review2 days ago SEC's Increased Use of Administrative Proceedings Draws Criticism and Legal Challenges  National Law Review1 month ago SEC's Administrative Enforcement Intensifies Fairness Debate | New York Law Journal  Securities Docket1 month ago SEC Faces New Constitutional Challenge to Administrative Proceedings Based on Tenure Protection of Administrative Law Judges  JD Supra1 month ago

Thailand Tourism Report Q1 2015 - New Study Released

, US District Judge Jed Rakoff in Manhattan ordered local lender Bank of America to pay a fine worth USD1.27bn for fraud over defective mortgages sold by its unit Countrywide Financial Corp. The judge also ordered former mid-level executive of ...
 RCL Advisors2 weeks ago

Judge dashes Samsung's hope to freeze Microsoft lawsuit

Samsung had wanted to put a lawsuit on smartphone patent royalties on hold until an arbitration proceeding could be held in Hong Kong. Samsung and Microsoft are in a bitter battle over patent royalties. Kent German/CNET Samsung had been angling ...
 CNET News1 month ago

U.S. judge criticizes SEC use of in-house court for fraud cases

NEW YORK, Nov 5 (Reuters) - A Manhattan federal judge who gained prominence by rejecting U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission bank settlements urged the agency on Wednesday to reconsider becoming "a law unto itself" by increasingly bringing cases ...
 CNBC1 month ago

Court Tosses Hedge Fund's $2 Billion Lawsuit Against Coventry First

A federal judge in New York has rejected a private hedge fund's $2 billion lawsuit against life settlement company Coventry First L.L.C., finding Ritchie Capital Management failed to show Coventry First had engaged in fraud and racketeering in ...
 Individual.com1 month ago
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