Judge Won't Step Down From Ex-AIG Execs' Fraud Case

Law360, New York (March 28, 2011, 8:23 PM EDT) -- A New York state judge is refusing to recuse himself from the state attorney general's case accusing two former American International Group Inc. executives of using sham transactions to distort the company's reported financial condition.

In a March 18 order released Monday, Judge Charles Edward Ramos of the Supreme Court of the State of New York, County of New York, denied ex-AIG CEO Maurice “Hank” Greenberg and former Chief Financial Officer Howard I. Smith's joint motion urging him to step down from the case due to...
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