[Marxism] HSBC -- too big to face charges for criminal acts

Stuart Munckton stuartmunckton at gmail.com
Tue Dec 11 01:43:35 MST 2012


State and federal authorities decided against indicting
HSBC<http://dealbook.on.nytimes.com/public/overview?symbol=HBC&inline=nyt-org>in
a money-laundering case over concerns that criminal charges could
jeopardize one of the world’s largest banks and ultimately destabilize the
global financial system.


http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2012/12/10/hsbc-said-to-near-1-9-billion-settlement-over-money-laundering/?hp


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Under Socialism

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