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South Beach 'B-Girl' scammer gets 3 yrs prison

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MIAMI (AP) — The ringleader of a Russian-mob connected South Beach scam involving so-called "B-Girls" and wealthy male tourists has been sentenced to three years in federal prison. A Miami judge on Friday agreed that 46-year-old Alec Simchuk deserved credit for voluntarily returning from Russia, pleading guilty and testifying against others. Simchuk came to the U.S. even though Russian...