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21Oct93 UK: FARR FUND TRIAL MOVES TO TOP HOTEL.

Jurors on the Farr pension fund fraud case found themselves in the plush surroundings of a top London hotel this week.The proceedings were heard at the Intercontinental Hotel in Mayfair so a Swiss banker could give evidence via a television link to Geneva.Former Farr chief Dr Gerald Smith, of Almeida Street, Islington, denies stealing £2 million from the company's pension fund. He claims he was entitled to use the fund to bail out Farr to save workers' jobs.But the prosecution ...

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