Restaurant owner gets jail sentence for money laundering

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The owner of a popular Hawaii restaurant has been sentenced to jail in a gambling case.

Thomas Ky owns Assaggio restaurants.

He was sentenced on Wednesday to six months in jail, after authorities say he laundered more than $1 million in illegal gambling proceeds through his restaurants.

He was also fined $50,000 and was ordered to pay back the money he laundered.

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