UPDATE: 12/21/10, 5:45 p.m. A statement from Ernst & Young has been added to the sixth paragraph of this story.

New York State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo slapped Ernst & Young with a civil suit on Tuesday, accusing the Big Four accounting firm of perpetrating a massive fraud by misleading investors about the financial health of Lehman Brothers.

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