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White-Collar Crime Manual Author Sentenced To 10 More Years For Fraud

Defendant Phillip Weems has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for a check-cashing scheme, despite his claim in his 56-page “Crime Pays” manuscript that he holds the highest degree in criminology.