Day after Frontline Exposure, Lanny Breuer Resignation Reported

Last night, Frontline had a very good show exposing how derelict DOJ has been in not prosecuting any of the banksters who ruined the economy. It could have been far, far worse, as it dealt solely with the securitization crimes that were ignored. Nevertheless, it showed Lanny Breuer to be an arrogant jerk who insisted DOJ couldn’t prosecute, in spite of the abundant evidence of crime presented in the show.

Nevertheless, DOJ spent part of the day threatening Frontline to never cooperate again.

And, presumably, part of the day planting this way-too complimentary piece in the WaPo announcing Breuer’s departure.

Golly, was it only last week I was calling for Breuer’s firing?

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emptywheel @onekade So I thought that it was possible someone had planted that.
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emptywheel @onekade Thought that same thought, but he did admit to it, right?
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bmaz @RMFifthCircuit I think Berman's decision sticks. But will wait to see briefing to make any definitive bet.
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bmaz @IanPGunn @WALLACHLEGAL @McCannSportsLaw @amilst44 @WerlySportsLaw yeah, crap, I had late Tuesday. What a dope I was.
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