Trio Who Admitted Selling Fake Policies Sent To Prison

Law360, New York (August 3, 2012, 9:39 PM EDT) -- A Texas federal judge on Thursday sentenced three men to prison for their roles in selling fake insurance policies to nursing homes, condominiums and the tour boat company that operated the Ethan Allen, which capsized in a New York lake in 2005, killing 20 people.

U.S. District Judge Sim Lake sentenced Christopher Purser to more than 15 years in prison for conspiracy to commit wire fraud. He also sentenced Edmund Hugh Benton to 10 years and a $17,500 fine and Malchus Boncamper to more than eight...
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4:10-cr-00814

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Texas Southern

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November 23, 2010

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