4th Circ. Backs 100-Year Sentence For 1031 Tax Owner
The ruling keeps in place U.S. District Judge Robert E. Payne's August 2009 sentencing order for Edward H. Okun, which also called on him to forfeit $40 million in connection with the fraud.
“In this case, the sentence imposed is both procedurally and substantively reasonable,” the appeals court...
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