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Tom Petters faces the music today

Today's the day. Disgraced Wayzata businessman Tom Petters, convicted last year of orchestrating a $3.65 billion Ponzi scheme, will appear in a St. Paul courtroom and find out just how much of the rest of his life he's going to spend behind bars. Prosecutors are seeking a 335-year sentence. His defense team thinks he only deserves four.

Tom Petters in court last June, as drawn by Ken Avidor
Tom Petters in court last June, as drawn by Ken Avidor
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