Ex-Credit Suisse Broker Fights Prosecutors Over Forum

Law360, New York (June 29, 2011, 7:00 PM EDT) -- An attorney for an ex-Credit Suisse Group AG broker up for resentencing on a fraud count associated with auction rate securities sales told a New York federal judge Wednesday that his client was at odds with prosecutors over venue choice on additional charges.

Eric Butler wants to move the case back to the Eastern District of New York where he was tried and initially sentenced, even though the Second Circuit found that the appropriate venue for his case was the Southern District of New York, Steven...
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