Skip to main content

Lehman Brothers/Madoff Judge Charged With Assault

The "fame" of presiding over both the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy and (briefly) the liquidation of Madoff Securities perhaps having gone to his head and affected the part of his brain that said, you could go to jail for this you fucking idiot, Judge James Peck has reportedly been charged with hitting his wife Judith. Shockingly, he says he's very sorry and will never do it again.
Madoff Judge Hits Wife [NYP]
Judge in Lehman Case Is Charged With Assault [Dealbook]
Judge of the Day: Bankruptcy Judge Needs Family Law Refresher Course [ATL]