Belgian-born and French resident arms dealer Jacques Monsieur was sentenced to 120 months in prison after pleading guilty to a conspiracy charge accusing him of trying to illegally export fighter jet engines to Iran.
A Federal judge sentenced the 57-year-old Monsieur to also pay a fine of $8 million USD. Upon his release, he was ordered to be transferred to immigration officials for deportation, according to a ruling by Chief Judge William H. Steele of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Alabama. (1)
On June 7, 2011, Jacques Monsieur BOP Register Number 10746-003 was successfully treaty transferred back to France. (2)