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Ex-Goldman director Gupta gets two-year prison sentence

A courtroom sketch shows former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta during his sentencing hearing at Manhattan Federal Court in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Jane Rosenberg

A courtroom sketch shows former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta during his sentencing hearing at Manhattan Federal Court in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Jane Rosenberg

A courtroom sketch shows former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta during his sentencing hearing at Manhattan Federal Court in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Jane Rosenberg
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Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta arrives at Manhattan Federal Court in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta arrives at Manhattan Federal Court in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta arrives at Manhattan Federal Court in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta (C) arrives at Manhattan Federal Court with his lawyer, Gary Naftalis (R) in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta (C) arrives at Manhattan Federal Court with his lawyer, Gary Naftalis (R) in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta (C) arrives at Manhattan Federal Court with his lawyer, Gary Naftalis (R) in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta (2nd L) arrives at Manhattan Federal Court with his lawyer, Gary Naftalis (C) in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta (2nd L) arrives at Manhattan Federal Court with his lawyer, Gary Naftalis (C) in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta (2nd L) arrives at Manhattan Federal Court with his lawyer, Gary Naftalis (C) in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta (C) arrives at Manhattan Federal Court with his lawyer, Gary Naftalis (R) in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta (C) arrives at Manhattan Federal Court with his lawyer, Gary Naftalis (R) in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta (C) arrives at Manhattan Federal Court with his lawyer, Gary Naftalis (R) in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta (R) arrives at Manhattan Federal Court with his lawyer, Gary Naftalis in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta (R) arrives at Manhattan Federal Court with his lawyer, Gary Naftalis in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta (R) arrives at Manhattan Federal Court with his lawyer, Gary Naftalis in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta arrives at Manhattan Federal Court in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta arrives at Manhattan Federal Court in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta arrives at Manhattan Federal Court in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta arrives at Manhattan Federal Court in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta arrives at Manhattan Federal Court in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta arrives at Manhattan Federal Court in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta arrives at Manhattan Federal Court in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta arrives at Manhattan Federal Court in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc board member Rajat Gupta arrives at Manhattan Federal Court in New York, October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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