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Brothel-trial pair jailed

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TWO people have each been jailed for five years after being convicted of keeping a brothel and laundering more than £1.2million.

Margaret Paterson, 60, and Robert Munro, 61, were found guilty after a trial at the High Court in Edinburgh.

Paterson was also convicted of aiding and abetting prostitution.

Prosecutors said £594,741 was spent buying luxury goods while the rest of the proceeds was laundered through a company bank account.

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