Ex-AIG Execs Ask 'Biased' Judge To Resign From Fraud Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (July 26, 2013, 6:40 PM EDT) -- American International Group's former CEO and chief financial officer asked a New York state judge Friday to recuse himself from the state attorney general's case over allegedly fraudulent reinsurance deals they engineered, saying the judge has been "aggressive and argumentative" toward the defendants in previous hearings. 

Former AIG CEO Maurice "Hank" Greenberg and former CFO Howard I. Smith filed a joint motion seeking the recusal of Judge Charles E. Ramos, arguing that Ramos is biased and that having an impartial judge is important at what they...
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