25 Feb 2008

Nightclub manager sentenced over prostitution racket in Northern Marianas

6:04 am on 25 February 2008

The Federal court in the Northern Marianas has sentenced the manager of a nightclub to three years and five months in prison for running a prostitution operation on Saipan.

The Saipan Tribune reports that Judge Alex Munson ordered Wei Qin Sun to spend 41 months in prison for each of the three charges she faced.

Judge Munson said Sun should serve the sentences concurrently.

He also order Sun to immediately pay over 9,000 thousand US dollars in restitution to the victims.

After release, Sun will be deported back to China.