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Too Big to Prosecute

A Company Small Enough To Prosecute

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 07.21.2016 | Crime
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

Even if corporations are improperly designated too big to fail or be prosecuted, that is no excuse for not prosecuting those directly responsible for their crimes. They are protected and rewarded for their criminal acts. Nobody is that big!

Mark Gongloff

There's One Thing Missing From The Plan To Prosecute Big Banks

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 04.30.2014 | Business

About five years too late, federal prosecutors are talking tough about cracking down on crimes by big banks. But their boasting so far leaves out one ...

Too Often, American Justice Is Injustice

Michael Shammas | Posted 08.22.2014 | College
Michael Shammas

Our state of affairs goes against a pinnacle of American justice, equality before law, facilitating everything from war crimes, to torture, to domestic spying, to a predatory, ravenous Wall Street that feeds on the middle class with impunity.

Jillian Berman

Decade-Old Holder Memo Helped Pave The Way For 'Too Big To Jail'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jillian Berman | Posted 06.04.2013 | Business

In a 1999 memo entitled “Bringing Criminal Charges Against Corporations,” written when he was deputy U.S. attorney general, Eric Holder argued tha...

Will Wrigley

Arrests In Occupy Protest Against 'Too Big To Jail' Banks

HuffingtonPost.com | Will Wrigley | Posted 05.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Owners of foreclosed homes were arrested Monday during a protest outside Justice Department headquarters, where they demonstrated agains...

Mark Gongloff

Eric Holder: Actually, I Meant To Say No Banks Are Too Big To Jail

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 05.15.2013 | Business

Attorney General Eric Holder wants to clear up something he said months ago: We only thought he said that some U.S. banks are too big to jail. What he...

Mark Gongloff

Eric Holder Should Probably Read This

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 03.13.2013 | Business

While Attorney General Eric Holder and the media fret about whether to charge banks with crimes and risk harming innocent people, the Attorney General...

Mark Gongloff

Elizabeth Warren Goes Off On Wrist Slaps For Banks

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 03.08.2013 | Politics

Sen. Elizabeth Warren unloaded on bank regulators Thursday about the fact that British bank HSBC is still doing business in the U.S., with no criminal...

Mark Gongloff

Holder: Banks Too Big To Prosecute

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 03.06.2013 | Business

When the Attorney General of the United States admits some banks are simply too big to prosecute, it might be time to admit we have a problem -- and t...