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Revolution or Regulation? Colonial Times Cited as Investor Confidence Plummets Amid Mistrust of Financial Institutions and Ties to Government

May 25, 2011 -- People want those responsible for the recent financial meltdown and on-going “great recession” held accountable. Yet, lacking sufficient evidence of federal criminal conduct (under laws Congress weakened during decades of deregulation) and with the primary method of deterring securities fraudsters and holding them accountable (civil investor fraud lawsuits) virtually hamstrung by Congress and the Supreme Court, people are understandably frustrated and angry.