Rajaratnam says U.S. pushed to turn on friend: report
- "They wanted me to plea bargain," it quotes the Galleon Group founder as saying, in an interview at his Manhattan apartment where he is under house arrest. "They want to get Rajat. I am not going to do what people did to me. Rajat has four daughters."
"He (the astrologer) said that eventually I would prevail,"
"In Sri Lanka I would have given the judge 50,000 rupees and he'd be sitting having dinner at my house," Rajaratnam was quoted as saying. "Here, I got my shot. The American justice system is by and large fair."