Aircraft Part Co. Head Gets Jail Time For Iran Exports

Law360, New York (November 6, 2009, 5:13 PM EST) -- The head of a Singapore company that deals in aircraft parts has been sentenced to 46 months in prison and fined $500,000 for violating the U.S. trade embargo by exporting aircraft components to Iran.

Laura Wang-Woodford, the director of Monarch Aviation Pte. Ltd. and a U.S. citizen, was sentenced Thursday to nearly four years in prison plus three years of supervised release in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, almost two years after her arrest at San Francisco International Airport....
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