Businesswoman trapped in Kuwait gets 15 more years in prison

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Businesswoman trapped in Kuwait gets 15 more years in prison

By Evie Fordham
Fox Business
Nov. 11, 2019

businesswoman with U.S. ties trapped in Kuwait for more than a year was sentenced to 15 more years in prison on Monday, her team told FOX Business.

Marsha Lazareva, a Russian national and mother of a child with American citizenship, was released on bail in June after spending more than a year in Kuwait’s Sulaibaya prison because of what her legal team describes as trumped-up embezzlement charges.

Now Lazareva is ordered to return to Sulaibaya after being convicted on two counts of money laundering.

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