Goldie Schwartz

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My niece, the drug smuggler

| Jan 20, 2014

My niece, the drug smuggler

Dina Isaacs, a 43-year-old divorced American mother of two, was sentenced to 12 years in prison for smuggling into Japan 17 kg of methamphetamines with a street value of more than $15 million — a crime she swears she did not willingly commit.