Is Spitzer Unethical?

I took a lot of heat from readers the past couple of weeks about my Dec. 20 column, in which I noted the cozy relationship between New York Attorney General Eliot Spitzer and the new top dog at Marsh & McLennan Companies, Michael Cherkasky. The twowhose minions are working on a settlement of civil charges stemming from alleged bid-rigging and contingency fee abuseare far from strangers. They worked together for Manhattan District Attorney Robert Morgenthauindeed, Mr. Cherkasky was Mr. Spitzers boss!

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