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Irwin Lipkin, one of Bernard Madoff's longest-serving employees, covers his face as he is pushed in a wheelchair leaving U.S. court in New York on Wednesday.
August 6, 2015 The 77-year-old was one of Bernard Madoff's first employees. He pleaded guilty three years ago to knowingly signing false documents, but has insisted that he thought the operation was legitimate.
February 9, 2015 More than half of the accounts with allowable claims against disgraced financier Bernard Madoff have now been fully repaid, according to the trustee handling recovery efforts.
R. Allen Stanford before a 2009 court appearance in Houston.
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June 14, 2012 The flamboyant billionaire bilked investors out of more than $7 billion.
November 11, 2011 Seven employees were disciplined. But none were dismissed after, an SEC spokesman tells The Washington Post, their performances "before and since the Madoff events" were considered.
September 16, 2011 A new USA Today/Gallup poll found that 44 percent of Republicans were either inclined to increase their support or be unaffected by his negative characterization of the entitlement program. Curiously, 36 percent said they didn't know enough to venture an opinion.
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