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Corzine Will Not Be Prosecuted

YerNeighbor Wrote: Aug 17, 2012 9:29 AM
Corzine gets a reprieve... (heh, heh) Until (ohhh) about Feb 2013 when Republicans have the House, Senate, and POTUS. Heh, heh, heh
Corbett_ Wrote: Aug 17, 2012 3:15 PM
Do you really think that the GOP would start arresting crooks who the Obama administration gave a pass? You must be dreaming.
Lars795 Wrote: Aug 18, 2012 1:56 AM
Why not, spec. If it is good politics AND will keep them in charge.
Frank391 Wrote: Aug 18, 2012 2:20 PM
They don't need to prosecute them. Just release every email and every note these people have written. Let We The People indict them.

There are a few ways that one can look at the headline today in the NY Times.

First, you could say this is great for the futures industry. There was simply a misunderstanding of where money went and there was no harm no foul. Billions in equity value at ICE ($ICE) and CME ($CME) should immediately return to their stock prices since the industry is in great shape. Volume and confidence ought to