Saturday, September 22, 2007

Hsu Held without Bail

I do believe that this is going to be a major issue for this election cycle. The plot keeps getting thicker and the money deeper. I may be wrong but this is really going to hurt Hillary. Smells too much like the whiffs of scandal that kept cropping up in Bill's presidency. Nothing that would usually stick, but the smell was there.

Fallen Democratic fundraiser Norman Hsu was ordered held without bail Friday, and his attorney accused the FBI of extracting a confession while the convicted swindler was recovering from an apparent suicide attempt.

Hsu appeared briefly in San Mateo Superior Court on a 15-year-old grand theft conviction, one day after federal authorities charged him in New York with bilking investors out of $60 million. Investigators say he donated some of that money to numerous Democratic candidates and causes over the past several years. Read More.

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