Deals

Mueller's investigation bears the hallmark of an organized crime case

2 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Paul Manafort's recent plea deal and cooperation agreement with the special counsel Robert Mueller is the latest indication of how the Russia investigation mirrors an organized crime case.
The hallmark of any prosecutor's approach to an organized crime case is the use of cooperating witnesses to move up the chain.
"You start low and you ask people: who did you answer to? Who gave you orders? Who did you report to?" said one Justice Department veteran. "That's the only way to get to the top of a criminal organization, and that's exactly what Mueller's doing."
But there are also a few...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Deals      Russia investigation      Russia Newsletter      Robert mueller      Organized Crime      Paul Manafort  


Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

18 organizing ideas from Wayfair that'll help you make the most of your...

18 organizing ideas from Wayfair that'll help you make the most of your space - nearly all under $100

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. I live in New... Read more ...

A cancer drugmaker and 2 current and former execs will pay more than $20...

A cancer drugmaker and 2 current and former execs will pay more than $20 million to settle charges of misleading investors about its tumor-shrinking drug

REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett Clovis Oncology and its CEO and former CFO will pay more than $20 million to settle charges with the SEC. According to the SEC, Clovis continually told... Read more ...

This performance underwear made from wool regulates body temperature and...

This performance underwear made from wool regulates body temperature and wick moisture better than technical fabrics - it's pricey at $45 a pair, but well worth the investment

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Smartwool's... Read more ...

Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation odds could get a boost if his accuser refuses...

Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation odds could get a boost if his accuser refuses to testify

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Republicans want Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's accuser to testify in a committee hearing scheduled for Monday. Kavanaugh's accuser... Read more ...

Google finally solved one of the biggest annoyances with Apple CarPlay, the...

Google finally solved one of the biggest annoyances with Apple CarPlay, the iPhone's car integration

GMC Google Maps has finally come to CarPlay - Apple's system for hooking an iPhone up to your car infotainment display. Before now, you could only use Apple Maps with CarPlay... Read more ...

New York Times opinion writer Bari Weiss slammed for questioning whether...

New York Times opinion writer Bari Weiss slammed for questioning whether sexual assault should disqualify Kavanaugh from the Supreme Court

Screenshot/MSNBC New York Times opinion writer and editor Bari Weiss was criticized online Tuesday after questioning whether sexual assault accusations should disqualify Judge... Read more ...

I embedded with US Marines on a Tropical Storm Florence search and rescue...

I embedded with US Marines on a Tropical Storm Florence search and rescue mission - here's what happened

Daniel Brown/Business Insider JACKSONVILLE, North Carolina - Camp Lejeune faced criticism from some journalists for not ordering a mandatory evacuation before Hurricane... Read more ...

10 abandoned mansions around the world that likely used to be worth millions

10 abandoned mansions around the world that likely used to be worth millions

Andrea M. Parisi Even the most expensive, extravagant homes can fall into disrepair without proper care. These mansions were likely worth the equivalent of millions of dollars... Read more ...

The Trump administration said it would admit up to 45,000 refugees this...

The Trump administration said it would admit up to 45,000 refugees this year, but it's nowhere near close to that number

Associated Press/Ted S. Warren The Trump administration announced Monday it will slash its refugee cap for the upcoming year to just 30,000. But it's possible that far fewer... Read more ...

Take a look inside Johnson & Johnson's new startup incubator in NYC's SoHo...

Take a look inside Johnson & Johnson's new startup incubator in NYC's SoHo neighborhood, that feels more like a rustic-chic coffee shop with jewel-toned couches

Charlotte Hu / Business Insider Johnson & Johnson's Manhattan outpost of its startup incubator, JLabs, is the new kid on the NYC-health-tech block. First opened in June, JLabs... Read more ...