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United States v. Marcuello Guzman

 No. 12-cr-20559-DMM (S.D.Fla. filed July 18, 2012).

This criminal case involved a sting operation to recover an Henri Matisse painting that was stolen from a Caracas museum between 1997 and 2000 and replaced with a fake. The defendants, Florida resident Marcuello Guzman and Mexican citizen Ornelas Lazo, were indicted in 2012 under the National Stolen Property Act for . . .

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