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Billionaire Galleon Group hedge fund cofounder Raj Rajaratnam departs Manhattan Federal Court - New York, NY - Mar 8, 2011 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Govt: Galleon Founder Wanted Edge In Stock Trading

The trial was set to resume Monday in Manhattan federal court for Galleon Group founder Raj Rajaratnam. He’s the only one of more than two dozen people charged in the insider trading crackdown to face trial. Nineteen have pleaded guilty.

03/14/2011

Billionaire Galleon Group hedge fund cofounder Raj Rajaratnam departs Manhattan Federal Court - New York, NY - Mar 8, 2011 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Accused Hedge Fund Boss’s Trial Could Start Today

Rajaratnam was represented in court by seven lawyers as a pool of about 100 potential jurors was questioned by Holwell to make sure they had no personal history or biases that would interfere with their ability to judge the case fairly.

03/09/2011

Raj Rajaratnam (credit: CBS 2)

Jury Selection To Begin In NY Insider Trading Trial

Raj Rajaratnam of New York City was to be introduced Tuesday to some of the prospective jurors in the pool available to hear the case.

03/08/2011

Danielle Chiesi (L) (credit: AP Photo/Andrew Burton)

Defendant Pleads Guilty In New York Hedge Fund Case

A co-defendant of hedge fund operator Raj Rajaratnam pleaded guilty Wednesday to federal charges in a case that has led to an ever-widening probe of insider trading within the securities industry.

01/19/2011

Raj Rajaratnam (credit: CBS 2)

Big New York Insider Trading Probe Spawns Another

The Galleon investigation marked the first time that federal authorities used wiretaps in an insider trading probe.

11/26/2010

Raj Rajaratnam (credit: CBS 2)

Judge: Wiretaps OK In Galleon Probe

Rajaratnam has pleaded not guilty. His lawyers have said any trades he executed resulted from information in the public domain.

11/24/2010

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