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Pete Sessions Spokesman Defends 'I Love You' Email To Allen Stanford

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Miami Herald reported on Sunday that Rep. Pete Sessions (R-Tex.) once penned a love note of sorts to jailed financier Allen Stanford. "I love yo...

The Most Scandalous White-Collar Cases Of 2009 (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bernie Madoff is only one of the white-collar offenders exposed this year for bilking the country out of millions. Whether stealing from dying family...

Allen Stanford Hospitalized After Fight With Another Inmate

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

CONROE, Texas — A U.S. Marshals Service spokesman says jailed Texas billionaire R. Allen Stanford is being treated at a hospital after being inj...

Allen Stanford Appointed Public Defender

ABC News | VIC WALTER and MEGAN CHUCHMACH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Flamboyant former billionaire financier 'Sir' Allen Stanford has been ordered a public defender in his $7 billion fraud case because he has no money f...

Allen Stanford Dickipedia

Dickipedia/HuffPost Comedy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Sir Robert Allen Stanford, KCN (born March 24, 1950) is a dick financier, dick philanthropist (or, as it is sometimes referred to, "philanthrodick"), ...

Does Higher Learning Mean Greener Learning?

Gay Browne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Gay Browne

Greenopia announces its environmental ratings for the 100 largest schools in the US. At the top of the list were the University of Washington and the University of California at Santa Barbara.

Allen Stanford Hospitalized

AP | JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

HOUSTON — The former finance chief for jailed Texas financier R. Allen Stanford said his boss created a business empire where blood oaths were t...

Former Stanford CFO: Firm Had Blood Oaths, Bribes, Fake Profits

AP | Juan A. Lozano | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

HOUSTON (AP) -- The former finance chief for jailed Texas financier R. Allen Stanford said his boss created a business empire where blood oaths were t...

Chavez Aids Antigua After Stanford Fraud Scandal

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The tiny Caribbean state of Antigua and Barbuda, still reeling from the fraud scandal surrounding Texas billionaire Allen Stanford, on Thursday found ...

Allen Stanford Protests Jail Cell He Shares Wth 10 Other Inmates

bloomberg.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

R. Allen Stanford, the Texas financier accused of directing a $7 billion Ponzi scheme, complained that his jail cell often lacks light and air conditi...

Florida Regulators Gave Stanford 'Unprecendented' Power

miamiherald.com | By LUCY KOMISAR, MICHAEL SALLAH and ROB BARRY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Years before his banking empire was shut down in a massive fraud case, Allen Stanford swept into Florida with a bold plan: entice Latin Americans to p...

Stanford's Bond Revoked By Judge

AP | JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

HOUSTON — A federal judge on Tuesday revoked the bond of Texas financier R. Allen Stanford, ordering he be kept in jail while he awaits trial on...

Judge Says Stanford May Be Freed On Bond

AP | JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

HOUSTON — A federal magistrate judge set bond at $500,000 Thursday for Texas billionaire R. Allen Stanford but delayed her order until Friday to...

Biggest Villains Of The Financial Crisis (POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As we all know by now, the financial crisis was caused by a series of systematic failures -- botched regulations, corporations that grew to be too big...

New Documents on Accused Ponzi Schemer Allen Stanford: Did Bush's Justice Dept. Take "Appropriate Investigative Steps"?

Aram Roston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Aram Roston

An Antiguan American lawyer has given me documents that laid out allegations to the Justice Department five years ago that Stanford was corrupting Antigua officials, and potentially violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

Allen Stanford Pleads Not Guilty To Fraud

Ap | Juan A. Lozano | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

HOUSTON (AP) -- Texas billionaire R. Allen Stanford pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges he swindled investors out of $7 billion as part of a massiv...

Allen Stanford In Chains As He Arrives In Court (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

HOUSTON (AP) -- Billionaire R. Allen Stanford arrived at a federal courthouse Thursday wearing handcuffs and leg chains as he faces charges of fraud a...

Allen Stanford Jailed On Fraud Charges

AP | DEVLIN BARRETT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Brash Texas billionaire R. Allen Stanford has been jailed on charges his international banking empire was really just a Ponzi schem...

Allen Stanford, Alledged Ponzi Shemer, To Appear In COurt

AP | DEVLIN BARRETT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON - Texas billionaire R. Allen Stanford, whose sprawling banking empire collapsed this year, was indicted Friday for what prosecutors call a ...

Allen Stanford To Surrender To Authorities After Warrant Issued For HIs Arrest

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DALLAS (AP) -- The attorney for R. Allen Stanford, chairman of troubled Stanford Financial Group, says the Texas billionaire has surrendered to FBI ag...

Stanford Financial Auctions Some Assets

AP | TAMARA LUSH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Sal Lazzara needed some new office furniture. Thanks to a flamboyant financier's downfall, he found a matching set with ...

Allen Stanford, US Drug Informant? Evidence Emerges

BBC News | John Sweeney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Evidence has emerged that the Texan who bankrolled English cricket may have been a US government informer. Sir Allen Stanford, who is accused of bank...

The Fake Out: Imitating Regulation in the Era of Madoff

Harry Moroz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Harry Moroz

The Senate is capable of making activity illegal that the general public already assumes is illegal.

Reuters Tours Allen Stanford's Lavish Headquarters

Reuters | Chris Baltimore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

If Texas billionaire Allen Stanford ever wanted to make a low-profile departure from the inner sanctum within his lavish Houston headquarters, there w...

Ponzi Block Party

Norb Vonnegut | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Norb Vonnegut

The home of the the $23 million, alleged fraudster is less than one minute's walk from the Florida estate of Bernie Madoff.