|by Marcela Rojas, The Westchester (N.Y.) Journal News|
Greenberg filed the civil action on Friday alleging that Spitzer made repeated defamatory statements against him to the media and waged a "longstanding malicious campaign" to tarnish his reputation and career.
Greenberg led the
AIG received billions in taxpayer bailout dollars in 2008. The money has since been recouped.
According to Greenberg's lawsuit, Spitzer stated to the
Spitzer rose to fame fighting
In another instance, Spitzer appeared on the
"There has never been a dispositive court decision finding that
The lawsuit, which seeks damages exceeding
Greenberg's civil action also refers to a 2005 lawsuit brought by Spitzer against Greenberg, stating that almost all of the allegations were dismissed. A call to Greenberg's attorneys was not returned Monday.
Meanwhile, last month the
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