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Judge Spares Prison Sentence For Insider Trading Defendant

New York U.S. District Judge Sidney Stein came to court Wednesday determined to send a Massachusetts cooperator to prison for his inside trading conviction.

02/13/2013

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Feds: Suspects Tried To Hire Hit Man To Kill Judge, Prosecutor

Two suspects stand charged with trying to hire a hit man, to kill the federal judge and prosecutor who sent one of them to prison for bank fraud.

CBS New York–10/09/2012

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Frank Kuni, NJ Sex Offender Who Worked For U.S. Census Bureau, Gets 3 Years In Prison

U.S. District Judge Noel Hillman said he gave Kuni a harsh penalty because the 49-year-old Pennsauken resident used a false name when he went to work for the Census Bureau.

08/12/2011