Giuliani's sorry crackdown on New York City's taxi drivers.
All told, Giuliani testified that he could not recall 88 separate times. It was the kind of performance the once-crusading prosecutor would have mocked and derided. Except now, he was the one giving it.
Dan Ackman is a lawyer and journalist based in Jersey City, N.J.
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