Australian politics, society & culture

Matt Taibbi: Why isn't Wall Street in jail?

Matt Taibbi: Why isn't Wall Street in jail? "Lehman Brothers hid billions in loans from its investors. Bank of America lied about billions in bonuses. Goldman Sachs failed to tell clients how it put together the born-to-lose toxic mortgage deals it was selling. Many of these companies had chieftains whose actions cost investors billions. Yet not one of them has faced time behind bars."

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Thursday, 17 February 2011 - 12:15pm
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