Source: U.S. Department of Justice – Office of Public Affairs
The former owner of two New Jersey defense contracting businesses was sentenced today to 57 months in prison for conspiring to send sensitive military technical data to India, announced Assistant Attorney General for National Security John P. Carlin and U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman of the District of New Jersey.
Hannah Robert, 50, of North Brunswick, New Jersey, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Anne E. Thompson of the District of New Jersey to conspiracy to violate the Arms Export Control Act by exporting to India military technical drawings without prior approval of the U.S. Department of State.
“Hannah Robert circumvented the U.S. government and provided export-controlled technical data related to various types of military technology to an individual in India,” said Assistant Attorney General Carlin. “We will vigorously prosecute and bring to justice those…