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Former accountant in Panama Papers case hopes to dodge prison time over virus fears

By Sam Fry

07 July 2020

Former accountant in Panama Papers case hopes to dodge prison time over virus fears Credit: iStock/SL_Photography

The second individual to be convicted in connection with the US Panama Papers investigation has asked the court for a two-year sentence and suggested he should serve his time in home confinement owing to the risk posed by the coronavirus pandemic.