Judge: Corzine's Motion To Dismiss Fraud Action Against Him 'Without Merit'

NEW YORK - A federal judge in New York on Jan. 17 issued a brief order denying Jon S. Corzine's motion for dismissal of the securities lawsuit filed against him for his role in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy of MF Global Holdings Ltd. (MFGH), finding his objection to be "without merit" (Joseph DeAngelis v. Jon S. Corzine and U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission v. MF Global Holdings Ltd., et al., No. 11-07866, S.D. N.Y.).

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