'Warrior' Chiesi Swapped Tips With Rajaratnam: Tapes

Law360, New York (April 4, 2011, 7:56 PM EDT) -- Calling herself and Raj Rajaratnam "warriors," former New Castle Partners LLC analyst Danielle Chiesi swapped tips with the Galleon Group LLC chief and solicited advice on concealing her own insider trading, according to tapes played to jurors in New York on Monday.

In wiretapped telephone conversations played in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, admitted Rajaratnam co-conspirator Chiesi expressed concern about being investigated, alluded to her romantic affairs with tech company executives and asked for help on avoiding detection.

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