Gupta Lawyer Grills Criminal-Turned-Cooperator In Court

Law360, New York (May 29, 2012, 8:27 PM EDT) -- The defense team representing former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. director Rajat Gupta in his insider trading trial attacked a key prosecution witness Tuesday, forcing him to admit to his own criminal past.

Gupta lawyer Gary Naftalis, of Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP, questioned Michael Cardillo about his involvement in a scheme of insider trading and self-dealing in an apparent attempt to discredit the government cooperator.

Gupta has been on trial since last week on charges that he supplied the now-imprisoned founder of the Galleon Group...
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