Ex-Citadel Analyst Says Feds Should Let Him Out Of Jail

Law360, New York (March 23, 2016, 7:43 PM EDT) -- A former Citadel LLC hedge fund quantitative analyst on Wednesday blasted prosecutors’ response to his bid to be released from prison after the Seventh Circuit vacated his three-year sentence for copying trading platform data, saying that under new guidelines he may have already served too much time.

Yihao Pu, also known as Ben Pu, on Wednesday submitted a reply to his earlier motion for release pending his resentencing, telling an Illinois federal judge that he can’t wait for the government to decide whether to motion for rehearing of the Seventh Circuit’s decision because he may have already served more time for...

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