Thomas O’Brien, the U.S. Attorney for Central District of California who recently closed out the long-running case against law firm Milberg Weiss with prison sentences for several high-profile lawyer defendants, is now the likely prosecutor in criminal cases related to the U.S. mortgage meltdown. Reuters reports that according to SEC filings, O’Brien, a former radar intercept officer on board U.S. Navy F-14 Tomcat fighters, is already looking into subprime issues at New Century Financial Corp and IndyMac Bancorp Inc.
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