SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — A former Pennsylvania financial adviser who earned millions by pushing high-risk, high-fee investments on unsuspecting retirees has been sentenced to more than 17 years in federal prison.
A judge said Friday that Anthony Diaz took advantage of dozens of clients.READ MORE: Schenley Plaza PNC Carousel Reopens With Safety And Aesthetic Upgrades
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Diaz was handcuffed in the courtroom and led away to immediately begin serving his sentence.
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