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DOJ ends coronavirus insider trading investigations into 3 senators but continues probing Richard Burr

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

The Justice Department has notified lawyers for Senators Kelly Loeffler of Georgia, Dianne Feinstein of California and Jim Inhofe of Oklahoma that it will not charge the lawmakers with insider trading for stock sales they or their family members made shortly after some had attended non-public intelligence briefings about the coronavirus crisis earlier this year.
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Three senators are told they are off the hook in FBI share-dumping probe

Three senators are told they are off the hook in FBI share-dumping probe

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Federal prosecutors have told a trio of senators they are closing probes of their stock trades, although Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina is still being investigated.
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The DOJ is closing its insider trading inquiries into 3 senators but is still investigating GOP Sen. Richard Burr

The DOJ is closing its insider trading inquiries into 3 senators but is still investigating GOP Sen. Richard Burr

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

The Justice Department is closing an insider-trading investigations into three US senators after prosecutors did not find sufficient evidence to prove they broke the law, The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times reported.
Prosecutors reportedly contacted defense attorneys for Sens. Kelly Loeffler, Dianne Feinstein, and Jim Inhoffe to inform them that the investigations will close.
But North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr, who appears to have a deeper involvement in trading activity in the days before the market tanked, is still under investigation.
Last week, Burr stepped down as...
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