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wire fraud


According to TMZ, Billy McFarland the founder of the imfamous Fyre Festival has pled guilty to 2 counts of wire fraud. Each count  carries up to a 20 year sentence. This appears to end the saga of what may go down as the worst example of hubris is launching a festival that any of us …

The gift story that keep on giving, the founder of the Fyre Festival, Bill McFarland, was arrested by the FBI tonight in New York City. He is expected to appear in court tomorrow on one charge of wire fraud which carries a possible 20 year sentence. The charge is listed as “a scheme to defraud …