DOD Contractor Gets 105 Years For Shoddy Parts Scheme

Law360, New York (December 15, 2011, 4:19 PM EST) -- Convicted gold smuggler and fraudster Roger C. Day Jr. was sentenced Thursday in Virginia federal court to 105 years in prison for scheming to defraud the U.S. Department of Defense of more than $11.2 million by selling the military faulty parts.

U.S. District Judge John A. Gibney Jr. also fined Day $3 million and ordered him to pay $6.3 million in restitution and to forfeit nearly 3,500 ounces of gold, along with two sport utility vehicles and $2.1 million.

In August, a Virginia federal jury found...
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