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But didn't you know? Fraud on the court is just a technical matter. It is fortunate that the biggies are about to go to legal/financial Armageddon. I don't get the feeling that, otherwise, The US Department of Justice would do anything about these "technical" problems.

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Tue Oct 12th, 2010 at 10:58:13 PM EST
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Fraud is a tort and thus someone who commits fraud is open to a Civil Action.  

Knowingly committing a fraud rips the corporate shield, thus the Board of Directors and management become personally liable to the victim for compensation.

How that can play-out is anybody's guess.

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Wed Oct 13th, 2010 at 02:27:02 AM EST
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