Menendez Case Ends With Charge of ‘Trial by Email’

Ending a nine-week trial, prosecutors wrapped up their arguments that Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ), used his office to help Salomon Melgen, a wealthy Florida eye doctor and a longtime friend, to secure visas for his foreign girlfriends and to intervene in a lucrative port security contract in the Dominican Republic and a multimillion-dollar Medicare dispute.


Why White-Collar Crime Is a Growth Industry

In a new book, Michigan criminologist Gregg Barak warns that the failure to effectively regulate multinational corporations allows corporate chicanery to flourish on a global scale.