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'I can't believe how stupid I was': fraudster behind disastrous Fyre Festival jailed

While out on bail on fraud charges relating to the Fyre Festival, Billy McFarland ran another scam.
Credit: Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Fyre Festival organiser Billy McFarland charged with wire fraud

Billy McFarland, the entrepreneur behind the Fyre Festival was arrested by federal agents at his home in Manhattan on Friday and charged with one count of wire fraud.
Credit: Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •Brisbane TimesThe Age

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Promoter Of Botched Fyre Festival Sentenced To 6 Years In Prison [Video]Promoter Of Botched Fyre Festival Sentenced To 6 Years In Prison  00:17

Fyre Festival was supposedly an elite concert event in the Bahamas that fizzled in a wave of cancellations and disorganization in 2017.

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Fyre Festival Fiasco Organizer Gets Prison Sentence [Video]Fyre Festival Fiasco Organizer Gets Prison Sentence  01:20

According to Newser, Billy McFarland, the brain behind the Fyre Festival, has learned his fate. A Manhattan federal judge sentenced McFarland to 6 years in prison. The judge called McFarland a..

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Fyre Festival Organizer Gets Six Year Prison Sentence [Video]Fyre Festival Organizer Gets Six Year Prison Sentence  00:41

According to Gizmodo, a festival organizer has been sentenced to six years in prison. A federal judge sentenced the 26-year-old due to a scheme for selling phony tickets and for misleading..

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Fyre Festival Organizer Sentenced To 6 Years In Prison [Video]Fyre Festival Organizer Sentenced To 6 Years In Prison  00:42

Billy McFarland, who organized Fyre Festival, has been sentenced to six years in prison. McFarland pleaded guilty to wire-fraud charges made against him in relation to Fyre Festival in March. Fyre..

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Fyre Festival Founder Sentenced To 6 Years In Prison [Video]Fyre Festival Founder Sentenced To 6 Years In Prison  00:34

Billy McFarland, the 26-year-old founder of Fyre Festival, has been sentenced to six years in prison. Business Insider reports, McFarland pleaded guilty to wire-fraud charges made against him in..

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Fyre Festival Organizer’s Lawyer Claims ‘Mental Illness’ in New Court Letter [Video]Fyre Festival Organizer’s Lawyer Claims ‘Mental Illness’ in New Court Letter  00:42

The lawyer of Billy McFarland, the Fyre Festival organizer, claimed that his client suffers from “mental illness.” In a letter to U.S. Judge, his lawyer describes McFarland’s alcohol abuse,..

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Fyre Festival organisers hit with $133 million lawsuit following 'Hunger Games' debacle

The situation was "closer to the Hunger Games than Coachella", says the suit.
Credit: Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Five philosophical lessons from the Fyre Festival fail

It was the rich that got hit, but there were actually learning experiences for all.
Credit: Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Fyre Festival: Celebrity-endorsed Bahamas festival ends in disaster

What ticket holders thought would be a weekend in paradise turned into a nightmare.
Credit: Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age
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