Coming Out of The Crazy Closet
It was announced today that Rajat Gupta, the former Goldman director, will not be taking the stand in his own defense in his insider trading trial.
I haven't found his trial all that interesting, as he's pretty obviously guilty.
This morning's news was simply one more indication of that. Is there ever a clearer indication of a defendant's guilt than his counsel's decision not to put him on the stand?
It's as eloquent an admission as taking the Fifth.