Why is AIG Thinking About Suing the U.S. Government?

The insurance giant says it may sue the government for the bailout that saved it. Here's why.

Former AIG CEO Maurice 'Hank' Greenberg enters Manhattan federal court in New York, June 18, 2009. The Securities and Exchange Commission said Aug. 6, 2009, that Greenberg agreed to pay a $15 million fine to settle fraud charges.
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"It could have turned out completely differently," says Lumsdaine.

AIG has not yet responded to requests for comment on this story.

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