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Preet Bharara


Prosecution vs Persecution

April 27, 2019 12:16 am

Looking back, Preet Bharara explores the right, wrong and legally tenuous facets of the law

After Donald Trump pardon, Dinesh D'Souza slams attorney who indicted him saying 'Karma is a b*tch'

June 01, 2018 5:14 pm

In his fifth pardon as President, Donald Trump Thursday defended Dinesh D'Souza saying he had been "treated very unfairly" by the government.

Enough evidence to start obstruction of justice case against Donald Trump: Preet Bharara

June 12, 2017 10:32 am

Bharara also alleged that before firing him, Trump tried to cultivate relationship with him and that the pattern was similar to that of sacked FBI Director James Comey. Bharara was one of the 45 attorneys who were asked to resign earlier this year by the Trump administration.

Gupta should end challenge to insider trading verdict: Bharara

August 04, 2015 2:15 pm

Bharara said Gupta cannot seek to overturn his conviction and two-year prison term, citing the federal Appeals Court's recent decision in which it had reversed the insider convictions of hedge-fund managers Todd Newman and Anthony Chiasson.

Indian author sentenced for US campaign laws violation

September 24, 2014 11:10 am

D'Souza was sentenced for making illegal contributions to a US Senate campaign in the names of others.

Bharara says upset by criticism

June 01, 2014 11:51 pm

Bharara was addressing students and faculty of Harvard Law School during its 2014 Class Day ceremony last week.

Devyani seeks dismissal of visa fraud case in US court

February 09, 2014 12:13 am

Arshack said the indictment must be dismissed because the immunity bestowed upon Khobragade 'applied retroactively'.

Devyani seeks quashing of visa fraud case in US court

February 08, 2014 12:22 pm

Devyani's lawyer Arschack says that the indictment must be dismissed because the immunity bestowed upon Khobragade "applied retroactively".

Devyani Khobragade has no immunity, says US

February 02, 2014 4:11 am

Khobragade enjoys no immunity from criminal prosecution on charges of visa fraud and making false statements, said US.

Khobragade fallout: India expels senior US diplomat

January 10, 2014 7:48 pm

The diplomat was understood to be closely involved in the evacuation of the family of Khobragade's absconding maid Sangeeta Richard.