04-06-2013, 07:59 AM #1
Prosecutor explains why feds agreed to 30 months or less for sports memorabilia king
A prosecutor says the government agreed to a plea deal that would send Bill Mastro to prison for 30 months or less because it is difficult to determine exactly how much money the disgraced sports memorabilia king stole from collectors through shill bidding.
In a memorandum filed in Chicago federal court on Tuesday, Assistant United States Attorney Nancy DePodesta acknowledged that prosecutors believe Mastro stole up to $1 million from collectors through shill bidding, while Mastro’s defense team says the one-time king of cards stole less than $70,000 from bidders.
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04-06-2013, 05:40 PM #2
The guy gets 30 months in jail for shilling?Trade Bucket: Hidden Content
04-07-2013, 01:22 AM #3
Glad to see he got jail time,maybe other shillers will take notice.