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A last-ditch effort by federal and state law enforcement authorities to hold Wall Street accountable for nearly bringing down the U.S. economy is unlikely to lead to any criminal charges against big bank executives, according to a source close to the investigation.
Barring a "hail mary pass," said the source, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because the investigation is still ongoing, the members of a task force President Barack Obama formed in January to investigate fraud in the residential mortgage bond industry will instead most likely bring civil lawsuits against some of the ba
Originally posted by Lostmymarbles
Wow I went into the wrong career field!
Why didn't they teach us this in school?
Go into banking or politics and get a "get out of jail" free card! I need to find my guidance counselor and have a chat with them...
Originally posted by Mickierocksman
More protests will come from this decision (I hope) its just disgusting.
Originally posted by david99118
just because the banks are too big to fail dose not mean those at the top are too big to see their families suffer...not that i would advocate hurting my opponents family. just sayin ya know.edit on 9-9-2012 by david99118 because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by hypervigilant
18 year old kids with no history of criminal activity that are caught with what has been determined to be an illicit substance are filling up corporate owned prisons and used as cheap labor to add to the profit they are also making from taxes paid for by the waning middle class...