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Anne Hathaway's Jewelery From Con Ex Sold at Auction

September 28, 2010 (3:28 am) GMT
The auction which was held to pay back Raffaelo Follieri's con victims raised more than $44,000 from the sale of Rolex watches, pearl necklace, rings and more.
Anne Hathaway

Jewelery given to by her convict ex-boyfriend Raffaello Follieri has helped raise more than $44,000 at auction to pay back the conman's victims. The Italian businessman was jailed for four-and-a-half years in December 2008 after pleading guilty to 14 counts of wire fraud, conspiracy and money laundering.

The Hollywood actress, who dumped Follieri shortly before his arrest, was forced to hand over all the expensive gifts he had lavished on her during their four-year relationship for prosecutors to use as evidence in the case.

The items, including Rolex watches, a five-strand pearl necklace and two rings, have raised thousands of dollars so far at the U.S. Marshals Service auction, with a pair of Hathaway's diamond earrings among the most sought after lots, fetching $3,026, according to the New York Post.

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