The Daily Dig for April 27

The legal system provides several different avenues for people to right a wrong.  Today’s Daily Dig looks at two of them – government legislation and jury verdicts.

Brit banks may be compelled to refer customers to alternative lenders

New regulations being considered by British legislators could force banks to refer people to alternative lenders in some cases, says James Titcomb.

Want to nail the banks?  Get them in front of a California jury

Juries in California have a history of awarded massive dollar amounts in punitive damages against large corporate types not unlike the banks Eric holder seems to timid to prosecute. Ellen Brown researches the history of this trend.