Man Jailed for Role in $25 Million Ponzi Scheme Involving a Failed Crypto

Man Jailed for Role in $25 Million Ponzi Scheme Involving a Failed Crypto

A South Florida federal district judge has sentenced Jose Angel Aman to 84 months in prison for his role in perpetrating a $25 million diamond Ponzi scheme. In addition, the judge ordered Aman to pay over $23 million in restitution to victims who invested in his diamond cutting business and the purported diamond-backed crypto token. Fraudulent Claims and Promises In a statement, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) says Aman and his unnamed partners successfully recruited hundreds of people after convincing them “to invest in diamond contracts.” The statement adds that the....


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