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Prison for Selling a Building He Didn’t Own

MANHATTAN (CN) - A 35-year-old man was sentenced to 4 years in prison for selling a building he didn't own for $5.5 million. Mark M. Benun owned only 25 percent of the building near Yankee Stadium, but claimed he owned all of it. He pleaded guilty in December.


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