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Madoff Sentencing

Play It Again Bernie

Ron Kuby | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Ron Kuby

My bet, based on both experience and a couple of drops of information, is that Madoff has no intention of dying in prison, and has one last scam up the sleeve of his baggy prison jumpsuit.

150 Years for Madoff?

Alec Baldwin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alec Baldwin

Madoff got 150 years? Why? Does that serve the greater good? Does that really contribute to solving the problems that stemmed from his misdeeds?

4 Ways to Avoid a Finanical Scam: Don't Get "Madoff-ed"

Jill Schlesinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jill Schlesinger

When hiring a financial adviser, there are three distinct pieces: the advice, the trading and the custodianship. In Madoff's case, he owned all three pieces, but in most firms, at least one of the pieces is handled separately.

Madoff: 150 Years Doesn't Seem Like Enough

Jill Schlesinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jill Schlesinger

There's simply no punishment draconian enough for this sociopath, but now it's time for prosecutors to get busy and determine whether other Madoff employees and officers of the firm were in on the scam.

Madoff's Apartment: An Inside look At The Luxury Duplex

New York Daily News | Thomas Zambito | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Here's an exclusive look at the luxurious apartment Ruth Madoff is being forced to vacate....

Madoff Scandal Proves That Foundations Need Stronger Leadership

Aaron Dorfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Aaron Dorfman

The foundations that had the poor judgment to invest with Mr. Madoff share one thing in common: they all were governed by small, homogeneous boards of trustees.

Madoff Victims Speak Out At Sentencing (VIDEO) (UPDATED)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bernard Madoff was sentenced to 150 years in prison earlier today, a maximum sentence. In front of the Manhattan courthouse, Madoff victims spoke out....

Where's the Shame? America's Misdirected Anger: Prisoner 61727-054's Billion Dollar Scams; President 43's Trillion Dollar Tricks

Sherman Yellen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sherman Yellen

Madoff is the wrong poster boy for horrendous greed and abuse of trust. Bush has been the sleeping Nanny of the stock market, the one responsible for the accrual of overwhelming national debt.

The Daily Szep- Bye Bye Bernie

Paul Szep | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Paul Szep

"Our 'scheme' and yours have great similarities, Bernie..."

Bernie Madoff's Jail Cell At Metropolitan Corrections Center | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bernie Madoff's bail was revoked today after he pleaded guilty to 11 counts of fraud in the biggest swindle ever. He'll be formally sentenced on June ...