Leniency

Suspect In Insider Trading Probe Pleads Guilty In NYC

A San Diego man has pleaded guilty to insider trading charges in New York in a government crackdown on expert networking firm consultants who give illegal stock tips to hedge funds.

07/06/2011

Report: NY Housing Official Resigns Over Letterhead Misuse

A top New York City housing official reportedly resigned for using company letterhead to ask a judge for leniency for a family friend facing a long sentence.

03/08/2011

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Jersey City Hit-Run Victim Asks Judge For Leniency

A New Jersey man will serve a 364-day jail term for a hit-and-run after the victim of the accident pleaded for leniency in the case.

08/13/2010