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Marsh Halberg

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Man Accused Of Faking Death Sentenced To Prison

A Minnesota man convicted in an $11 million insurance fraud case has been sentenced in federal court after trying to avoid prison by faking his own death. A U.S. District Court judge on Monday sent Travis Scott to prison for 12 years and eight months after the 36-year-old Eden Prairie man pleaded for compassion.

11/19/2013

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Good Question: How Does An Insanity Defense Work?

Studies show the insanity defense is used in less than 1 percent of cases and only about a quarter of those cases are successful.

04/02/2013