Write-Offs: 06.23.09

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$$$ Stanford Leroy King Regulator Leroy King Is Relieved Of Duties [Reuters]
$$$ On The Matter Of That Harvard MBA Oath [The Deal]
$$$Madoff Client Jeffry Picower Netted $5 Billion -- Likely More Than Madoff Himself [pro publica]
$$$Here are some interesting claims: first, that "a new set of cases of H1N1 are [specifically] expected to hit financial centers in the fall and winter" and second, that "organizations, in particular hedge funds, need to be well prepared for a pandemic." This is apparently because HF's "conduct business during trading hours." [WST]
$$$ News Bernie Madoff and Allen Stanford will probably be able to use: prison rape stats [Chronicle]