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Pellicano Pleads No Contest to Threatening Reporter

Will serve 3-year state prison term concurrently with federal time.

Hollywood private eye Anthony Pellicano and Alexander Proctor, accused of threatening newspaper reporter Anita Busch in 2002 to scare her off a story, pleaded no contest Friday to making a criminal threat.

According to the district attorney’s office, they were sentenced to the maximum of three years in prison, to be served concurrently with their remaining federal prison sentences.

Read more in the Los Angeles Times.