When a judge ordered former NAPFA Chairman Mark Spangler taken directly into custody Thursday, the once-prominent investment advisor looked stunned, says one of the U.S. prosecutors on the case.

“I think that rattled him perhaps even more than the sentence,” says federal prosecutor Mike Lang, who was in the courtroom. “It was like, ‘OK, I’ll see you guys in 16 years.’ No more hugs to the family. No more goodbyes.”

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