Exporter Gets 2 Years For Plot To Sell Jet Engines To Iran

Law360, New York (October 24, 2011, 4:15 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge on Monday handed down a two-year prison sentence to a man who was indicted earlier this year for working with others to export fighter jet engines to Iran in violation of a U.S. embargo.

U.S. District Judge Adalberto Jordan gave Diego M. Echeverri a 24-month prison term for conspiring with his sister and two others to sell 22 aircraft engines to the Iranian government.

“There is a need for a sentence of incarceration based both on this defendant's history and the nature...
To view the full article, register now.

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Magistrate judge case number: 


Case Number

0:11-cr-60052

Court

Florida Southern

Nature of Suit

Date Filed

March 21, 2011

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.