EZjet’s Ramdeo recants guilty plea

Owner of the now defunct EZjet GT airline Sonny Ramdeo has withdrawn his guilty plea to wire fraud in a Florida Court on the grounds that he was not properly represented by counsel.

Judge Kenneth A. Marra has since accepted the change and appointed a public defender to represent Ramdeo, who was scheduled to be sentenced on January 3, 2014. The Guyanese had pleaded guilty days before his trial was expected to commence last October.

In the motion which he himself prepared to have his plea reverted back to not guilty, …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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