Search

Editors

Richard L. Cassin Publisher and Editor

Julie DiMauro Executive Editor

Andy Spalding Senior Editor

Jessica Tillipman Senior Editor

Elizabeth K. Spahn Contributing Editor

Eric Carlson Contributing Editor

Michael Kuria Contributing Editor

Thomas Fox Contributing Editor

Philip Fitzgerald Contributing Editor

Marc Alain Bohn Contributing Editor

Michael Scher Contributing Editor

Bill Waite Contributing Editor

Shruti J. Shah Contributing Editor

Russell A. Stamets Contributing Editor

Connect

Subscribe to receive the free FCPA Blog Daily

Close
« Witnesses: Australia Reserve Bank bosses covered up bribery for years | Main | Home confinement ordered for 'unhealthy' Cosgrove »
Friday
Sep142012

'There's a piece of Tesler in all of us'

Dear FCPA Blog,

Last night I read your post, 'Jeffrey Tesler: I have nothing to live for except to seek forgiveness.'

Tesler's saga, told so well in his incredible exchange with the judge who sentenced him to federal prison, encapsulates the human experience in all its drama. There's the climb to great heights and the fall to terrible lows.

Like millions before and after, Tesler was toiling in relative anonymity when the wrong kind of opportunity came knocking. Caught up in the promise of prestige and the potential for great wealth, he willingly justified his corruption. And so began his predictable rise and inevitable fall.

The enormous suffering that Tesler and his family are experiencing now will hopefully lead to forgiveness and peace. That may be helped along by Tesler's gracious nature and contrite attitude.

I truly wish him the best...after all, there is a little piece of Jeffrey Tesler in all of us.

Thank you for the post.

Sincerely,

[name withheld on request]

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Post:
 
All HTML will be escaped. Hyperlinks will be created for URLs automatically.