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‘Confirmation Bias’ and the Criminal Litigator

Ethics and Criminal Practice columnist Joel Cohen writes: Are prosecutors or defense counsel ethically obligated to stifle their predispositions, proneness or susceptibility to a favorable view of a witness’s account of the facts when carrying [...]

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JP Morgan Chase’s $5.3M Sanctions Settlement: Some Lessons

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.’s  nearly $5.3 million civil settlement quashing allegations that the bank handled dozens of payments benefiting Iranian and Cuban targets of U.S. sanctions in the airline industry suggests the U.S. Treasury Department won’t [...]