Occupy Wall Street http://blog.wlrn.org en Former Goldman Trader Found Liable For Billion-Dollar Fraud http://blog.wlrn.org/post/former-goldman-trader-found-liable-billion-dollar-fraud A federal jury in New York City has found that Fabrice Tourre, the former Goldman Sachs trader who regulators say caused investors to lose $1 billion, is liable in the mortgage securities fraud case filed against him by the Securities and Exchange Commission.<p>Regulators say Tourre, 34, a native of France who was nicknamed "Fab" in his office, packaged toxic subprime mortgages into a collateralized debt obligation that was sold to investors under the name Abacus in 2007.<p>"The U.S. Securities and Exchange claims Tourre hid the role of hedge fund Paulson & Co. Thu, 01 Aug 2013 22:24:34 +0000 Bill Chappell 18381 at http://blog.wlrn.org Former Goldman Trader Found Liable For Billion-Dollar Fraud **The Democracy Project: A History, A Crisis, A Movement http://blog.wlrn.org/post/democracy-project-history-crisis-movement <div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px 0px 10pt;"><em><strong><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">** Please note this program did not air.</span></font></span></font></strong></em></div><p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 13234 at http://blog.wlrn.org **The Democracy Project: A History, A Crisis, A Movement Boston College Sociologist Charles Derber, author of The Surplus American http://blog.wlrn.org/post/boston-college-sociologist-charles-derber-author-surplus-american <p></p> Mon, 21 Jan 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper & Paul Leary 7997 at http://blog.wlrn.org Boston College Sociologist Charles Derber, author of The Surplus American