Miami Beach 'Bar Girl' Scammer Draws Three-Year Prison Sentence

Prosecutors sought a light sentence because Simchuk, whose leg was broken by Russian thugs, returned to the U.S. despite threats on his life

, The Associated Press

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A Russian mobster has received a relatively lenient three-year federal prison term after admitting he ran a scam that used so-called "B-Girls" to lure wealthy tourists into private clubs where they were plied with booze and billed thousands of dollars.

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