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Evening Standard
Tom Hayes’ harsh sentence runs the risk of scapegoatingAm I alone in feeling squeamish about his jubilation? Sure, the law is partly
Tom Hayes’ harsh sentence runs the risk of scapegoating
Evening Standard / Posted 23 days ago
Am I alone in feeling squeamish about his jubilation? Sure, the law is partly about setting examples to others, but singling out one man to be the poster-badboy for financial crime with such a long sentence is unjust. That’s not to say that Hayes... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
'Rain Man' Hayes loses last Libor gambleThe first to stand trial for manipulating Libor, Tom Hayes was sentenced to 14
'Rain Man' Hayes loses last Libor gamble
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
The first to stand trial for manipulating Libor, Tom Hayes was sentenced to 14 years in prison after being found guilty of conspiracy to rig the benchmark rate. Photo / Bloomberg News, Simon Dawson The journey that led Tom Hayes to a drab courthouse... Read more
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Independent
Libor scandal: Did Tom Hayes's punishment fit the crime?In Money Never Sleeps, Oliver Stone’s underrated sequel to Wall Street, we lear
Libor scandal: Did Tom Hayes's punishment fit the crime?
Independent / Posted 24 days ago
In Money Never Sleeps, Oliver Stone’s underrated sequel to Wall Street, we learn that Gordon Gekko served 14 years in a maximum security American prison after being handed “one of the harshest sentences ever given to a white-collar criminal”. Well,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Hayes Libor Verdict Shows ‘Everyone Did It’ Is Still No Defense(Bloomberg) -- Tom Hayes isn’t the first criminal to argue that everyone knew a
Hayes Libor Verdict Shows ‘Everyone Did It’ Is Still No Defense
Swissinfo / Posted 25 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- Tom Hayes isn’t the first criminal to argue that everyone knew about his financial shenanigans. But a unanimous guilty verdict has once again shown the fallacy of the well-trodden defense. Hayes was found guilty of all eight counts of... Read more

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