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December 6, 2012

Suburban mom turned madam to publish tell-all book

NEW YORK — A suburban New York mother who pleaded guilty to promoting prostitution says she plans to write a tell-all book naming names.

Anna Gristina told reporters following a brief court appearance Wednesday football fans particularly will be interested in the book.

The so-called Manhattan Madam declined to elaborate.

Gristina was released last month after being sentenced to time served. She's on five years of probation. She pleaded guilty to a single count of promoting prostitution.

Prosecutors had accused her of having a roster of wealthy, well-placed clients and boasting of law-enforcement connections during 15 years in a business that made her millions. After an investigation, they said it became clear she was simply running a brothel and profiting from it. She said she was merely starting a dating service.

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