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Zurich American Underwriters Plead Guilty in Bid-Rigging Case

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Zurich American Underwriters Plead Guilty in Bid-Rigging Case

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Zurich American Underwriters Plead Guilty in Bid-Rigging Case

Zurich American Underwriters Plead Guilty in Bid-Rigging Case

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New York Attorney General Eliot Spitzer is conducting an investigation of bid rigging in the insurance industry. Two former senior underwriters for Zurich American Insurance Company pleaded guilty to misdemeanors in connection with the scheme. NPR's Jim Zarroli reports.