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Jail term cut for madame Cynthia Payne: from the archive, 16 May 1980

PUBLISHED May 16, 2013

A 48 year-old "madame" whose brothel was said to be used by a peer of the realm, a member of the Irish Parliament, several vicars, barristers and solicitors, yesterday lost her appeal against a gaol sentence but succeeded in winning a reduction from 18 to 6 months.

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