Zolotow still fighting to get his diamonds back

Long time pro, Steve Zolotow has been fighting since 2000 to gain possession of diamonds that were confiscated by customs for being undeclared on a trip from from Toronto back to his home in New York. 

Because Zolotow didn’t appeal the case in time, Canadian officials got the rights to sell them, but they only received $250,000 for the sale.

According to Toronto Sun, Zolotow has been trying to get the diamonds back since then, or at least receive compensation from authorities, without any luck.


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axistilt23
axistilt23 Silver 2
3610d ago

That's weird, i guess you have to be sure to cross your T's and dot your I's... Customs doesn't mess around. 

boomee88
boomee88 Silver 1
3610d ago

that's tough. next time more careful with the diamonds!

Last updated: 08/04/2011 10:24AM
TedHeris
TedHeris Silver 3
3608d ago

Life is always unfair. :S

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