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Nicholas Cosmo Gets 25 Year Term in $413 Million Ponzi Scheme

October 14, 2011

Oct. 14 (Bloomberg) -- Nicholas Cosmo, who pleaded guilty to running a $413 million Ponzi scheme that defrauded thousands of investors, was sentenced to 25 years in prison in federal court in Central Islip, New York, prosecutors said.

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