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Man sentenced to 63 months for attempting to take $25M from Congressman Gaetz' family

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A Florida man who pleaded guilty to attempting to defraud a family member of Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fl., was sentenced by a federal judge on Monday to 63 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release. Stephen Alford, 62, pleaded guilty to a charge of wire fraud in December after admitting the month before to engaging in a scheme involving a string of correspondence between himself and Gaetz's father, former state Senate president Don Gaetz.
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Florida man gets 5+ years for an attempted shakedown of Rep. Matt Gaetz’s father

A Florida man has been sentenced to more than five years in prison for attempting to defraud Rep. Matt Gaetz's father.

3 months ago·Washington, United States
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Man sentenced in scheme to defraud Rep. Gaetz’s father of $25 million

Stephen Alford has been sentenced to a little over five years in prison for his role in a plan to defraud a Gaetz family member, prosecutors announced.

3 months ago·Washington, United States
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Florida man sentenced to five years in prison in Gaetz extortion plot

A Florida man was sentenced to 63 months in prison on Monday for his involvement in a plot to extort Don Gaetz, the father of Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.). Stephen Alford, a 63-year-old developer, plea…

3 months ago·Washington, United States
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Man sentenced for attempting to extort $25 million from Matt Gaetz’s family

A Florida man who pleaded guilty in an extortion plot to extort $25 million from the family of Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) last November was sentenced to 63 months behind bars on Monday.

3 months ago·Washington, United States
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Florida Man Sentenced To 5 Years In Jail For Attempting To Extort Family Of Rep. Matt Gaetz

A man was sentenced to more than five years in prison on Monday for attempting to extort $25 million from the family of Republican Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz.

3 months ago·Washington, United States
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Man who tried to extort $25 million from Matt Gaetz over sex trafficking investigation gets 5 years: report

On Monday, The Daily Beast reported that Stephen Alford, the man behind a bizarre scheme to try to extort $25 million out of Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) by taking advantage of an ongoing sex trafficking investigation, has been sentenced to five years in prison for the scheme."Alford, who admitted to wire...

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