Two of the ring leaders, who had expanded the scheme to Connecticut and Massachusetts, pleaded guilty to multiple charges.
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- NY Attorney General, Eric Schneiderman
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(a) Two Plead Guilty in New York Identity Theft Case - www.AmericanBanker.com, 01/20/2015