Man Who Lost $1.5 Million at Blackjack Due To Bank Error Sentenced To Prison

Man Who Lost $1.5 Million at Blackjack Due To Bank Error Sentenced To Prison

Page collected the money from ATMs in August of 2009 and lost it all at blackjack tables within 14 days.

“I am completely apologetic to Bank of America,” he told U.S. District Judge Sean Cox before his sentencing. “I knew I was wrong. I was sick. … But I plan to get well.”

While court workers initially calculated a permissible sentencing range of 37-46 months in prison, the U.S. Attorney’s Office recommended 15 months, because the bank was also at fault for the computer error.

American Casino Guide