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Brooke Astor’s 89-Year-Old Son Imprisoned For Theft

Posted on 06/21/2013 by | General News | Comments

Bulletin Today | Money & SavingsBy Jennifer Peltz of The Associated Press An 89-year-old heir to a famous fortune was headed for a prison Friday after years of fighting his conviction on charges of plundering millions of dollars from his philanthropist mother, Brooke Astor. A judge ordered Anthony Marshall to start serving his one- to three-year term. Marshall was sentenced in 2009 but had been free on bail during an appeal. He lost a series of requests to get a new trial and to stay …