Thumbs on the scales of justice
THE MAJESTY OF THE LAW: Corzine Steals Billions Sans Charges, Errant Whale Watcher Faces Prison.
“Which would you imagine might attract more aggressive enforcement
from the Justice Department: the theft of $1.2 billion from supposedly
segregated customer brokerage funds, or lying about an alleged incident
of whistling to attract the attention of a whale so that whale watchers
could get a better peep? If you said the latter, then you appreciate the
extent to which federal law enforcement priorities have run off the
Corzine’s a prominent Democrat. The whale-watcher was not.