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More problems for Stew Leonard, Sr.


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More problems for Stew Leonard, Sr.

TrishUntrapped | Feb 19, 2013 03:24 AM

Rough waters ahead for the founder of the world's happiest supermarket.

Stew Leonard, Sr, 83, founder of of the famous Stew Leonard's grocery store empire, faces charges in a boating death.

In past news, in 1993, he got a 52-month sentence for an elaborate tax fraud scheme where he set up a dummy cash register on Sundays and funneled the proceeds to the Caymans. (He took the fall to cover for his son Stew, Jr.).

A few years after that Stew Leonard's was fined for deliberately cheating customers by short-weighting products.

Stew's on Wikipedia:

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