PostPartisan: Drug war

Posted at 01:27 PM ET, 12/11/2012

'Too big to fail' becomes 'too big to indict'

At first glance, the British bank HSBC's agreement to pay $1.9 billion to settle a money-laundering probe seems like very good news, but the background to the settlement is more worrying.

By James Downie  |  01:27 PM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  banks, Drug war, Justice Department, Wall Street