Tuesday’s Top News Stories

May 11th, 2010

Crisis sparks backlash against Greek political graft
Reuters, May 11, 2010

Football, poverty and tax havens – tackling financial secrecy
Christian Aid, May 11, 2010

New rules will force Leeds to reveal owners’ names
The Guardian, May 11, 2010

Ex-Mexican Governor Laundered With Lehman, U.S. Says
Bloomberg, May 11, 2010

US urged to probe Saudi business spat
Financial Times, May 11, 2010

Top JPMorgan adviser says fired for whistleblowing
Reuters, May 10, 2010

ABN AMRO bank pays 500 million for busting US sanctions
AFP, May 10, 2010

Dictator’s son fails to show at Geneva court, May 11, 2010

A new agenda for offshore havens
Wealth Bulletin, May 11, 2010

Cartel Papers Show Bribes to Mexican Authorities
The New York Times, May 11, 2010

Canada’s ‘Prince of Pot’ ordered extradited to US
Associated Press, May 11, 2010

Tamil Tiger case puts spotlight on laws against financing terrorism
The Globe and Mail (Canada), May 11, 2010

Benigno Aquino lists war on corruption as top priority
Times of London, May 12, 2010

Nigeria’s Ruling Party Chairman Arraigned on Corruption Charges
Voice of America, May 11, 2010

Indonesian ex-top detective arrested in bribe case
Associated Press, May 11, 2010

Pelosi says corruption holding back Afghanistan
AFP, May 11, 2010

INTERVIEW-Frustration growing over West African governance-UN
Reuters, May 10, 2010

Written by Clark Gascoigne

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