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Don Tollefson Sentenced to Two to Four Years in Prison for Charity Scam

On Wednesday afternoon in a Bucks County courtroom, former Philadelphia sportscaster Don Tollefson, 62, was sentenced to two to four years in state prison, plus […]

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Don Tollefson Verdict: Guilty on All Counts

In his long and continued fall from grace, former Philadelphia sportscaster Don Tollefson was found guilty by a Bucks County jury on Wednesday of all […]

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Jury Now Considering Tollefson Charges

A jury now has Don Tollefson’s fate in its hands. Final arguments in the former sportscaster’s trial were heard Tuesday, and the jury began deliberations […]

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Don Tollefson Trial on Hold Due to Health Scare

The fraud trial of former Philadelphia sportscaster Don Tollefson was halted today after Tollefson was taken to the hospital when his blood sugar spiked. Tollefson […]

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Don Tollefson’s Trial Does Not Appear to Be Going Well for Him

The Don Tollefson saga was supposed to be over. The former 6 ABC and Fox 29 sportscaster — known, even now, for calling pretty much […]

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Was Don Tollefson a “Pied Piper” or Bad Businessman?

Ex-sportscaster Don Tollefson’s trial finally got under way Tuesday, with prosecutors painting him as a “Pied Piper” who cheated trusting sports fans out of money, […]

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Tollefson Scheduled for Trial Today

Former sportscaster Don Tollefson is scheduled to — really this time — go on trial today on charges he sold fake sports-theme trips to benefit […]

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Don Tollefson Wants Free Attorney in Fraud Case

Don Tollefson — the former Philadelphia sportscaster who prosecutors say bilked sports fans out of hundreds of thousands of dollars in sports ticket charity scams — is […]

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Don Tollefson to Withdraw Guilty Plea, Wants to Represent Himself at Trial

Don Tollefson pleaded guilty in September to fraud charges, and today he was expected to learn his fate. Only, he changed his mind. Tollefson decided […]

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WATCH: Don Tollefson Talks About Guilty Plea

After his guilty plea to fraud charges Monday, former sportscaster Don Tollefson spoke with CBS 3 about his addictions and how he is trying to […]

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(UPDATE) Tollefson Expected to Plead Guilty

[Update 9:55 a.m.] Laurie Mason Schroeder of The Morning Call tweets that Tollefson is pre-empting trial with a guilty plea, but she doesn’t specify which […]

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Don Tollefson’s Last Stand

She kept Don inside. His mother wanted him to study. She wouldn’t let him be like them, those other kids who got into trouble. Don […]

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Judge to Don Tollefson: You Are a “Big Disappointment” to Delaware Valley

On Thursday morning in Bucks County District Court in Warminster, Judge Daniel J. Finello called disgraced former sportscaster Don Tollefson a “big disappointment to everybody in […]

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Tollefson Out of Jail, Into Rehab

The Inquirer reports that former sports anchor Don Tollefson is leaving jail — to go to rehab — while he waits trial on charges he […]

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Don Tollefson Storage Locker Auction:
Clam Sauce and Other Crap

Last Wednesday, the above ad appeared in Philadelphia’s Metro newspaper, announcing the public sale of storage units that once belonged to former sportscaster Don Tollefson. […]