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Madoff Gets Maximum Sentence

bernie madoff gets maximum prison sentence

Bernie Madoff, 71, the man who swindled more than $65 billion from his clients, was sentenced to 150 years in prison today.

A federal judge ordered Madoff's wife Ruth, 68, to give up her Manhattan apartment, worth $7 million, and to sell off the family's beach houses in Long Island and Palm Beach, Florida.