Less than the Least

Entries from Less than the Least tagged with 'prostitution'

Spitzer, Bear Stearns and the Uses of Corporate Criminal Law--Skeel

Bill speculated several days ago that prosecutors’ use of criminal law to pursue the executives of firms that go spectacularly bust may often serve no other purpose than to discourage firms from engaging in the kinds of risks that...

The Fall of the House of Spitzer: Notes from Rome--Skeel

Shortly after I learned of Spitzer’s resignation, I was at dinner with several Italian lawyers. At the table next to us at a lovely restaurant near the Trevi Fountain sat the leading director of soft core porn movies in Italy....

Spitzer-Stuntz

I have two related reactions to the Eliot Spitzer story. First, it seems to me that we have to expect this sort of thing when we ban conduct like prostitution but tolerate upscale call-girl networks like the one Spitzer apparently...