Tappin's fine represents projected profits of arms deals

The amount that Christopher Tappin was fined -$11,357.14 (£7,095) - is supposed to represent the profit he stood to gain if his illegal arms deals had come to fruition.


Brit sentenced for arms dealing

Extradited British businessman Christopher Tappin has been given a 33-month prison sentence for arms dealing after striking a deal with prosecutors in the US. He has also been fined £7,095.