Ponzi Schemer's Wife Cops To Hiding $1M In Jewelry

Law360, Miami (February 1, 2013, 7:07 PM EST) -- Kimberly Rothstein, wife of convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein, pled guilty Friday in Florida federal court to conspiracy charges that she hid more than $1 million in jewelry from U.S. investigators that had been purchased with proceeds from the $1.2 billion scheme.

Kimberly Rothstein answered U.S. District Judge Robin Rosenbaum's questions with simple “Yes, your honor” or “No, your honor” responses during the hearing in Fort Lauderdale before being rushed into a waiting SUV by her lawyers David Kotler and David Tucker. The attorneys only said,...
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