Write-Offs: 03.15.11

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$$$ "You weren't charged with money laundering, right?" Rajaratnam's main lawyer, John Dowd, asked Kumar, who has been on the witness stand in Manhattan federal court for three days. "You understand that they could have charged you?" "Yes," Kumar replied glumly after a long pause. [Reuters]

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$$$ “It’s very stressful, you know every day you come in and it’s, I feel like I’m fighting Muhammad Ali,” Mr. Rajaratnam said. “I know he’s stronger and he’s faster, but you’re in the ring with him. And he doesn’t just, you know, you try to survive and hope that he gets tired, you know?” [Dealbook]

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