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How a Raid in Benghazi Helped Shape Citigroupís $7 Billion Settlement
NY Times ^ | 7-13-2014 | BEN†PROTESS, JESSICA†SILVER-GREENBERG and†MICHAEL†CORKERY

Posted on 07/13/2014 9:09:03 AM PDT by Citizen Zed

But an event a world away that day in June unexpectedly changed the Justice Department’s plans. The capture of a suspect in the deadly attack on the United States Mission in Benghazi, Libya, led federal prosecutors to conclude that those headlines would overshadow the Citigroup case. The prosecutors, knowing that the Citigroup case represented one of their last chances to send a public message that the government was holding Wall Street accountable for the crisis, were loath to squander that opportunity.

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And perhaps this is why international conflicts should not be fought in American courtrooms.
1 posted on 07/13/2014 9:09:03 AM PDT by Citizen Zed
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To: Citizen Zed
It's GOOD to be a "crony":

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2 posted on 07/13/2014 9:40:43 AM PDT by kiryandil (turning Americans into felons, one obnoxious drunk at a time (Zero Tolerance!!!))
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