|It took a fair while to track down our boy's photo, and thats somewhat surprising for a Venture promoter of long and truly horrid track record.|
Here's what Louie looks like when he ISN'T telling the tallest tales possible to the FBI to avoid a wicked long jail sentence in America.
ANY former doggy partners of Mr. Dion are surely getting nervous ... and for very good reason.
|Baines: From jail, promoter pleads guilty to securities fraud.|
"Vancouver stock promoter Louis Dion, who has been languishing in a Brooklyn jail since he was arrested on Dec. 1, has pleaded guilty to one count of securities fraud. He will be sentenced Tuesday.
The sequence of events that trans-formed the 61-year-old promoter from Howe Street stock hustler to U.S. stock felon makes an interesting case study."
How stock promoter Louis Dion's bingo promotion went bust
As noted in my column last Saturday, I have found a lot of evidence that Vancouver stock promoter Louis Dion is a key figure behind Vancouver's newest gambling website, iVegas.com.
"In Thursday's column, I reported that two earlier gambling-related companies in which he was directly or indirectly involved - Dion Entertainment Corp. and Double Eagle Entertainment Inc. -crashed and burned in grand style."
"Dion Update: Vancouver stock promoter Louis Dion was arrested in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Dec. 1 after he was caught in an FBI sting operation. He pleaded guilty to one count of stock fraud and was tentatively scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday, but it didn't happen. The court is still waiting for a pre-sentence report. No new date has been set. Meanwhile, he remains in custody."
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