Conviction of defendant of multiple crimes related to his pyramid scheme is affirmed where: 1) district court did not abuse its discretion in restricting impeachment of a government witness; 2) district court did not abuse its discretion in imposing a thirty five year term of imprisonment, two years of supervised release, and restitution in the amount of $19,103,121.73.
Appeal from the United State District Court for the District of Massachusetts
Decided September 2, 2009
For Appellant: James M. Fox
For Appellee: Jack W. Pirozzolo, Assistant United States Attorney, and Michael J. Sullivan, United States Attorney