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MARINE-FRAUD
(2007-12-05)
(wgvu) - A LEBANESE-BORN MARINE CAPTAIN WHOSE 10 YEARS'
SERVICE INCLUDES TWO TOURS OF IRAQ HAS ACCEPTED A PLEA DEAL IN A
CASE THAT ACCUSED HER OF FAKING A MARRIAGE TO BECOME AN AMERICAN.
THIRTY-NINE-YEAR-OLD SAMAR SPINELLI WAS IN IRAQ WHEN THE CASE
TRIGGERED HER REASSIGNMENT TO OKINAWA, JAPAN.
SHE LIVES THERE WITH HER CHILDREN AND CURRENT HUSBAND.
DETROIT FEDERAL PROSECUTORS SAY SHE LIVED IN TAYLOR WHEN SHE
ENTERED A BOGUS 1990 MARRIAGE WITH JEAN DELADURANTAYE.
SPINELLI LIVED WITH LEBANESE IMMIGRANT SISTERS NADA PROUTY AND
ELFAT EL AOUAR.
PROUTY LATER JOINED THE FBI AND CIA.
THE SISTERS PLEADED GUILTY IN SIMILAR MARRIAGE FRAUD CASES.
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