Infomercial Star Awaiting Prison Accused Of Mail Fraud

Law360, New York (July 7, 2011, 6:59 PM EDT) -- Federal prosecutors in Texas said Wednesday that they sought an arrest warrant for a convicted real estate fraudster and infomercial star, accusing him of mail fraud as he awaits the start of an 11-year prison sentence.

Eric Rulack Farrington, the convicted motivational speaker and author who starred in a late-night infomercial on making money in real estate, was accused of violating the terms of his 2008 release earlier in April. His jail sentence is scheduled to begin in September.

The alleged mail fraud occurred a year...
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