Ponzi scheme operator Bernie Madoff has died in prison, says the Federal Bureau of Prisons
Federal Bureau of Prisons has said Bernie Madoff who was imprisoned on offences related to a Ponzi scheme has died in prison in the U.S. For more on this and other news visit
Ponzi scheme mastermind Bernie Madoff has died in prison, US Federal Bureau of Prisons says. Madoff, 82, pleaded guilty in 2009 to swindling billions of dollars from investors. Associated Press reports that Madoff died of natural causes. Background story:
Bernie Madoff died of natural causes in federal prison on Wednesday (4/14), according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons. Madoff pleaded guilty to orchestrating the largest Ponzi scheme in history. He was 82 years old.
Bernie Madoff has about 18 months to live; the US Federal Bureau of Prisons rejected his request to be released
Bernie Madoff’s fmr secretary Annette Bongiorno, who petitioned for early release from prison, will stay behind bars a while longer. A federal judge said Bongiorno, 70, must make her case to the Bureau of Prisons, not the courts. She’s serving a 6 yr sentence, to be out in 2020.