Hushpuppi Pleads Guilty to ‘conspiracy to engage in money laundering’ Risks 20 Years’ Imprisonment

Written by on July 29, 2021

Ramon Abbas, who is popularly known as Hushpuppi, has agreed to plead guilty to multi-million dollar fraud charges filed against him by the United States government.

The document was signed by Hushpuppi; his lawyer, Loius Shapiro; acting United States attorney, Tracy Wilkison, amongst others.

This was released in a statement on Wednesday by the court titled, ‘Six Indicted in International Scheme to Defraud Qatari School Founder and then Launder over $1 Million in Illicit Proceeds’.

His plea agreement stated further that he will now be pleading guilty to Count Two which is “Conspiracy to Engage in Money Laundering,” an offence that attracts a maximum sentence of 20 years imprisonment among other punishments including full restitution.

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