Helly Nahmad Sentenced to One Year in Prison

Nahmad. (Courtesy Patrick Mcmullan)

Nahmad. (Courtesy Patrick Mcmullan)

A judge at a Manhattan courthouse today rejected art dealer Helly Nahmad’s bid for no jail time and instead sentenced him to one year and one day in prison. The federal charges stem from an illegal poker ring of which Mr. Nahmad said he was a part.

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Helly Nahmad Sentenced to One Year in Prison