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Law360, New York (September 17, 2013, 7:27 PM ET) -- In 2011, DHB Industries settled with the U.S. government for a paltry $1 million for knowingly manufacturing and selling defective bulletproof vests to U.S. military and law enforcement. On Aug. 15, 2013, David H. Brooks, the company’s former CEO was sentenced to 17 years in prison and ordered to pay $8.7 million in fines and to forfeit approximately $65 million in illegally gained profits to the United States.

Brooks faces jail time and massive fines, although not for defrauding the U.S. government and jeopardizing the lives...
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