Rajaratnam Jurors Request Replay Of Wiretap Calls

Law360, New York (April 26, 2011, 7:35 PM EDT) -- Jurors asked a New York federal court on Tuesday to replay tapes of wiretapped phone conversations between accused insider trader Raj Rajaratnam and alleged co-conspirators, including a call that prosecutors say indicates efforts to cover his tracks.

The 14-count indictment lodged against Rajaratnam charges the Sri Lankan-born hedge fund executive with engaging in five separate conspiracies, as well as eight counts of substantive securities fraud in connection with insider trading.

About a day after beginning their deliberations in Manhattan federal court, the jury asked to hear...
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