Convicted Fraudster Gets 8 Mos. For Bogus Job Reference

Law360, London (February 14, 2020, 2:22 PM GMT) -- A fraudster who was caught producing a fake employment reference during his sentencing for insurance fraud was given an additional eight months in prison on top of the 30-month sentence he is currently serving.

Kasim Mughal was handed the extended sentence at Leeds Crown Court Thursday. Mughal will serve the extra eight months concurrently with his existing sentence.

The insurance fraudster pled guilty to one count of perverting the course of justice after submitting a made-up employment reference to the court.

“Mughal’s deceitfulness knows no bounds, and he also showed his stupidity in thinking he could trick the judge with a...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Related Sections