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Woman who posed as nurse and fraudulently gave Botox injections hit with jailtime – CBC News

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A woman who fraudulently portrayed herself as a registered nurse qualified to administer Botox injections has been sentenced to about two years of jail time and three years’ probation during which she’ll be prohibited from performing any cosmetology services.

Shiva Ashkani, 43, of Brampton, was found guilty of fraud under $5,000 by misrepresentation, three counts of assault with a weapon — a syringe, aggravated assault, assault causing bodily harm, one count of assault and one count of threatening bodily harm.

She was sentenced March 19 at the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. Check out the fill story on cbc.ca.

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