How To Prosecute Eliot Spitzer
Which federal laws might the governor have broken?
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Harlan Protass is a criminal defense lawyer in New York and an adjunct professor at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of law, where he teaches about sentencing.
Photograph of Eliot Spitzer with his wife, Silda, by Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images.