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Ex-Venable Atty Gets 7 Years For Laundering $2M

Law360 (February 2, 2018, 9:00 PM EST) -- A Virginia federal judge on Friday sentenced a former Venable LLP and Arent Fox LLP patent attorney to seven years in prison after he pled guilty to laundering more than $2.1 million while employed at another firm as part of a catfishing scheme uncovered by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

The scheme that attorney Raymond Ho was involved in was investigated in a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement sting, during which agents posed as human and illegal arms traffickers. (Law360)

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