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Ex-NFL Player Titus Dixon Acquitted In Tax Fraud Case

Law360, New York (December 7, 2015, 3:38 PM EST) -- Former NFL player and police officer Titus Dixon was vindicated on Saturday when a Florida federal jury found him not guilty of wire fraud and aggravated identity theft in a tax fraud scheme.

Dixon, who played professional football for the New York Jets and Detroit Lions, among other teams, for 12 years, had been implicated in a plot with his nieces to swindle about $880,000 in tax refunds by filing more than 200 bogus tax returns to the Internal Revenue Service, according to his attorney, Richard...
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