The JP Morgan Chase building on Park Avenue May 11, 2012 in New York. - 

This final note today, in which the big banks get a big win. This afternoon, a federal judge in New York dismissed a big chunk of the lawsuits against banks involved in the LIBOR scandal. The interest rate fixing -- well, I dunno if I can call it a scam anymore -- from last year.

Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase and others had been on the hook.

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