Eliot Spitzer


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Eliot Spitzer

An American politician. As attorney general of New York, he was known for prosecuting white collar crime, particularly securities fraud and other crimes related to the financial sector. He served as governor of New York in 2007 and 2008. Spitzer was born in 1959.
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With the growing canonization of Eliot Spitzer as business-corruption Dragon Slayer, New York State Insurance Department regulators also say they deserve some of the credit for exposing wrongdoing in the U.
New York attorney general Eliot Spitzer is investigating whether Deutsche's US arm helped favoured investors make illegal after-market trades in mutuals.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Governor Eliot Spitzer, NY, recently signed five executive orders that articulate a state-wide push for openness and accountability.
New York, Apr 15 (ANI): A new book claims that Eliot Spitzer once ordered three different hookers for three separate visits - all in the span of a few hours in one day.
The bottom line is that Eliot Spitzer believes businesses have a responsibility to be fair to their workers and the communities they operate in.
Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Eliot Spitzer sounded an alarm with his recent comments to a Bronx-based tenant advocacy organization about raising the $2,000 vacancy decontrol threshold--a move that many believe would bring the deregulation process, which began in 1994 when Albany amended rent regulations, to a crawl.
Two key New York Racing Association officials were charged Wednesday with falsely reporting the weight of several prominent jockeys at NYRA's three thoroughbred tracks and defrauding the betting public and the horses' trainers and owners, state Attorney General Eliot Spitzer said.
WHEN NEW YORK STATE ATTORNEY GENERAL ELIOT SPITZER started out on his quest to prosecute excesses in the financial markets, he was tough-minded but fair.
New York State Attorney General Eliot Spitzer, the featured speaker at the event, argued that unlike the investment banking scandals of the last few years, the rules governing mutual funds are well known and should have been enforced.
New York, Feb 08 (ANI): Ex-madam Kristin Davis, who was linked to former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer, is set to run for the post herself.
Eliot Spitzer was the elected Attorney General for the State of New York, with ultimate responsibility to enforce the law as well as to uphold the purported ethical standards for attorneys in New York State by following and supporting The Lawyer's Code of Professional Responsibility.
Gubernatorial front-runner Eliot Spitzer has said that he supports, MSG's move into the Moynihan Station building.