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Greenberg Sues Spitzer for
Alleged Defamatory Remarks

Fox Business News, by Adam Samson*

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 7/13/2013 9:36:31 AM

Former American International Group (AIG) chief executive Hank Greenberg sued former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer late Friday for what he alleges are defamatory remarks against his character. The lawsuit, which was filed in New York Supreme Court in Putnam County, said Spitzer embarked on a “long-standing malicious campaign … to discredit Mr. Greenberg, and damage Mr. Greenberg’s reputation and career, while attempting to bolster Mr. Spitzer’s career and reputation.” The move comes as Spitzer makes his bid for New York City Comptroller. Spitzer resigned as New York Governor in March 2008 amid a scandal

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Reply 1 - Posted by: mitzi, 7/13/2013 9:56:29 AM     (No. 9421675)

Good! I´m a Greenberg fan. I hope he´s successful!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: JAN, 7/13/2013 10:38:00 AM     (No. 9421733)

#1 Agree

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 7/13/2013 11:17:51 AM     (No. 9421786)

For those of you who remember Client #9 and his escapades, I ask you the following questions:

How many know how he was caught?
Do you think he was caught by "random chance?"
Did you know Client #9 had been doing nasty, nasty things to a lot of wealthy people on Wall Street prior to his being "caught?"
Did you realize that wealthy, prominent people can hire private investigators to dig up trash on political elites, in the same manner as political elites use law enforcement to do on the private sector?
Now, I ask, do you really think Client #9 met his demise by random chance?

Let me be the spoiler - I have it on very good authority, he was "outed" by a group of wealthy, influential men on Wall Street. Funny how that works, but I´m sure glad it does.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: shamus, 7/13/2013 1:53:38 PM     (No. 9421986)

It´s about time that people start getting held accountable for false remarks meant to defame.

I´d suggest that Mitt Romney should sue Harry Reid over the false allegation that he didn´t pay his taxes. It´s a slam dunk case, and Reid should be made to pay. I think at least some of the defamatory remarks were made outside the Senate chamber.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: altoona, 7/13/2013 7:17:06 PM     (No. 9422244)

Couldn´t happen to a more disgusting sociopath. I don´t know Hank, but I know how ho-man set out to destroy him. Take the vile thing down.

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