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Feds say Scott Luther bilked customers deals exceeding $1.5 million.
The owner of Royal Orchid allegedly promised to help a teenager from the Dominican Republic get a U.S. education, then forced him to work less than $1 an hour.
A second immigrant has accused Pisanu "Pat" Sukhtipyaroge of forcing him to work at his Twin Cities restaurants.
Federal authorities say a young man was lured from the Dominican Republic by the restaurant owner with promises of American schooling, but then found himself under a "debt bondage arrangement."
Judge upheld radio host Patrick Kiley's 20-year prison sentence.
A judge found insufficient evidence in Kandiyohi County, which led a Carver County prosecutor to drop charges there as well.
The plea bargain anticipates that attorney John Steele with cooperate with prosecutors against lawyer Paul Hansmeier, who has denied the charges.
The court-appointed receiver marshaling assets from Trevor Cook's fraud scheme immediately filed a notice that it would appeal the order dismissing the lawsuit.
Filings in Carver County District Court raised questions of conflicts of interest in the management of the estate.
The late musician's siblings say that a challenge to how Minnesota defines "family" is draining the estate.