Reduced Prison term for lawyer who stole $600,000 from historic Harlem church
An original sentence of 7 1/2 years to 15 years was worked out a 1 1/2 to 4 1/2 years plea with the church getting their money back.
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“He’s extremely remorseful about his actions,” Andre Travieso said. “He definitely has the intent to make the [restitution] — there was a confession of judgment today that the judge signed off on, and my client has every intention to ultimately do everything in his power to get the money back.”
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“I’m pretty confident that when all the facts come out, this was just a huge mistake,” Travieso told the Daily News, insisting that his client did not order the drug-crusted shrimp.
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“It sounds real good in theory and now everyone in the legal community will be paying close attention,” said Bronx attorney Andre Travieso. “If the first phase is successful, attorneys and jurors will be lining up to participate.