The Securities and Exchange Commission is paying $755,000 to settle a lawsuit with a former staff lawyer who accused the agency of blocking his investigation of a prominent hedge fund.

The SEC settlement of Gary Aguirre’s wrongful termination claim resolved a long-running controversy that prompted scrutiny in Congress…

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http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/06/29/sec-gary-aguirre-settlement_n_630074.html

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