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Jacob goes to jail

It wasn’t long ago when I spotted Jacob Arabov, better known as Jacob the Jeweler at Dubai airport getting on a plane after a recent real estate splurge, and now he’s going to jail for two and a half years. Jacob was convicted of lying to federal agents about owning jewelry seized from a major cocaine trafficker. At his sentencing, he told the judge that he felt ashamed that he broke the law of the country that had been so good to him and his family. Arabov was also indicted in 2005 for allegedly helping the “Black Mafia Family” and…