Flashback: Leona Helmsley goes to jail

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  • Millionaire sent away for tax fraud
  • Her gruff personality didn't play well with the public
  • 'I am not going to jail. I’ve done nothing wrong,' she said adamantly

She was known as the "Queen of Mean," and 23 years ago Wednesday Leona Helmsley received a four-year prison sentence for tax fraud.

Married to one of the world’s richest real estate moguls, Helmsley led a lavish lifestyle and had an abrasive personality. Check out this flashback on the controversial woman. 

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