Merrill Lynch: Henry Blodget’s emails were” taken out of context.” Result: Henry Blodget banned from securities industry for life, Merrill settled.
UBS: Those emails were taken out of context. Result: settlement.
Enron: Emails were taken out of context. Result: I don’t know – whatever did become of Enron?
Global Warming fraudsters:”Emails were taken out of context.”
“What they’ve done is search through stolen personal emails—confidential between colleagues who often speak in a language they understand and is often foreign to the outside world. Suddenly, all these are subject to cherry picking. They’ve turned “something innocent into something nefarious,” Mann [said].