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Rabbi Who Attempted To Shake Down Steve Cohen For $4 Million Found Guilty Of Wire Fraud, Extortion And Blackmail

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"We are disappointed with the verdict," said Benjamin Brafman, Rabbi Milton Balkany's lawyer. "I am pleased to be leaving the building with my client. We will continue to litigate the important issues."

Brooklyn Rabbi Guilty In Extortion Attempt Of SAC Capital [WSJ, not online]

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Firing Watch '15: People Found Guilty Of Speaking To/IMing With/Thinking About An Employee Of Point72 Asset Management

It's unclear if this new rule will remain a policy exclusive to BlueCrest Capital Management or if it will go industry-wide.