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Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Hare Krishna Priest Sentenced To 3 Years In Visa Fraud Case
Last week, a federal district court in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, sentenced Hare Krishna priest Sagarsen Haldar to 3 years in prison for bringing sham priests from India to the United States under the religious worker visa program, and extorting money from them. US Indian reports that the priest, also known as Gopal Hari Das, was convicted of conspiracy to defraud the government,