Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Crime Camera scandal in New Orleans

From Nola.com:

"An Orleans Parish judge has ordered Michael Dell, the chairman and chief executive of computer giant Dell Inc., to give sworn testimony in person about his company's ill-fated crime-camera deal with the city of New Orleans.

Also Monday, Dell's attorney acknowledged a 2004 meeting between Dell and Mayor Ray Nagin, whose connection to Dell's partner in the camera project, NetMethods, is being investigated by the FBI.

Several times since it came to light that NetMethods paid for lavish trips for Nagin, the mayor has said he doesn't remember meeting with Dell, though his 2004 calendar showed a scheduled meeting ..."

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