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Ashcroft bows out of leak probe, sources say

...will be headed by the U.S. attorney in Chicago, Patrick Fitzgerald, who will report to Ashcroft's new deputy, James Comey, the officials said. It was not immediately clear why Ashcroft made the decision.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/30/met_396566.shtml
Metro
Three men investigated in Breeders' Cup bet headed to court

...to Drexel in the 1990s - have been summoned to the U.S. Courthouse in White Plains on Tuesday. U.S. Attorney James Comey scheduled a news conference for Tuesday about whether the computer system that handled the Oct. 26 Pick Six bet was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/12/oth_358068.shtml
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Martha Stewart indicted in insider-trading scandal

...This criminal case is about lying - lying to the FBI, lying to the SEC and investors," said U.S. Attorney James Comey. "That is conduct that will not be tolerated. Miss Stewart is being prosecuted not because of who she is, but what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/05/bus_377554.shtml
Business
Alleged Russian mobster charged with fixing Olympic figure skating

...conspirators during the games that "lay out a pattern of conduct that connects those two events," U.S. Attorney James Comey told a news conference. The suspect "arranged a classic quid pro quo: 'You'll line up support for the Russian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/01/oth_350329.shtml
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...Mulcahey, 45, the former director of internal reporting. The Adelphia charges have been described by U.S. Attorney James Comey as "one of the most elaborate and extensive corporate frauds" in U.S. history. AROUND TOWN Golfing community The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/03/bus_356192.shtml
Business
Martha Stewart indicted in insider-trading scandal

...with her broker for the automatic sale of the stock when it dropped to a certain price. Manhattan U.S. Attorney James Comey said the case centered on Stewart's lies to the FBI, the Securities and Exchange Commission and investors. "That...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/05/bus_377555.shtml
Business
Bank of America says it's prepared to reimburse shareholders

...fund giants, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday that the Justice Department's U.S. attorney in Manhattan, James Comey, has notified other regulators that he plans to join the probe. Comey's office declined comment Monday. According...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/09/fin_385907.shtml
Finance
In Stewart case, two powerhouse lawyers share the stage

...there's really no trace of Southern delicacy that I observe in her." Seymour is considered a potential successor to James Comey, the former Manhattan U.S. attorney who recently became the No. 2 official in the Justice Department. She is overseeing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/12/bus_400709.shtml
Business
New year promises more drama in trials of corporate wrongdoing

...allegations that she lied to investigators about the circumstances. "This criminal case is about lying," U.S. Attorney James Comey said June 4. "That is conduct that will not be tolerated. Miss Stewart is being prosecuted not because of who she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/25/bus_394919.shtml
Business
Expect more corporate drama next year

...allegations that she lied to investigators about the circumstances. "This criminal case is about lying," U.S. Attorney James Comey said June 4. "That is conduct that will not be tolerated. Ms. Stewart is being prosecuted not because of who she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/21/bus_393713.shtml
Business