When federal judge Jed Rakoff tossed out a proposed settlement between the Securities and Exchange Commission and banking giant Citigroup on Monday, h...
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As Chairperson of Community Board 1 in Lower Manhattan, I wrote today to Eric Holder asking him to reconsider the decision to hold the KSM trial at the federal courthouse in lower Manhattan.
Even Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, a self-described "jackal," will be presumed innocent. But with all the constitutional embroidery, will Mohammed receive a fair trial in Manhattan?
The most common modern pirates are multinational corporations operating beyond the rule of law. The U.S. can and should take firm measures against this kind of piracy, just as we have against the Somali pirates.
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