Ex-Lawyer Gets 93-Month Prison Sentence

Law360, New York (September 27, 2010, 6:13 PM EDT) -- Accused Ponzi schemer and former lawyer Dale Zucker, who pled guilty to mail fraud, failing to pay income tax and failing to appear for a trial in January, was sentenced Monday to a prison term of nearly eight years, said a spokesman for the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio.

Judge Patricia Gaughan of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio slapped Zucker, of Chagrin Falls, Ohio, with a 93-month sentence, the U.S. attorney's office said in a statement.

Zucker took...
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