Was Uma Thurman responsible for Ponzi schemer Kenneth I. Starr’s arrest?

May 28th, 2010 - 10:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt  

Uma Thurman Los Angeles, May 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are speculations that actress Uma Thurman was responsible for the arrest of the Ponzi schemer Kenneth I. Starr’s arrest. It ought to be mentioned that Manhattan investment advisor Kenneth I. Starr was arrested on Thursday, because he committed fraud and also swindled his clients to the tune of millions of dollars. Kenneth’s clients included top Hollywood celebs like Uma Thurman, Martin Scorsese, Goldie Hawn, Candice Bergen, Ron Howard and Wesley Snipes. Apart from the Hollywood heavyweights, he had other top notch clients as well like photographer Annie Leibovitz, as well as former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and Caroline Kennedy amongst many other high profile celebs.

There are rumors that Uma confronted him and asked him where was her $1 million investment. There has been no confirmation from Uma Thurman’s representatives about this. Kenneth was charged on numerous counts like ‘wire fraud scheme to obtain property; fraud by an investment advisor; money laundering; making false statements on an IRS filing; and making false statements to a federal officer’.

The 66-year-old investment banker is being held and he also can’t be released on bail either. He has committed fraud to the tune of $30 million.

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