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Dear 'Bro': US says zelig of the good life pulled 1MDB strings

A series of US Justice Department civil filings on Wednesday detail for the first time what allegedly happened after Malaysia launched 1MDB.

Mr Low was spotted partying with socialite Paris Hilton in July 2010.

New York

HOW could billions of dollars meant for economic development find its way past bank watchdogs and end up paying for paintings, mansions and a stake in a Hollywood movie?

It starts, according to US prosecutors, with a Malaysian financier named Low Taek Jho, who calls his

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