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Convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein could get a day pass from federal prison, but not for fun.

Investors and a court-appointed bankruptcy trustee for his defunct law firm want to depose Rothstein, who is serving 50 years for masterminding a $1.2 billion settlement financing fraud.

The investors filed a motion Friday to depose Rothstein. Trustee Herbert Stettin, who is responsible for unraveling Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler, filed a motion Tuesday seeking to compel the U.S. Marshals Service to deliver Rothstein “at a secure location chosen by the USMS” for a deposition.

“As the CEO and managing partner of RRA, Rothstein exercised material control over bank accounts and the financial activity of RRA,” said the motion filed by Stettin’s attorney, Chuck Lichtman of Berger Singerman. “Undoubtedly, he has unique knowledge of the financial transactions conducted by RRA that comprise the Ponzi scheme, as well as other related facts, including who else might have been or was involved in facilitating the fraud.”

Stettin previously reached out to federal prosecutors but got no response to phone calls and e-mails, according to the motion. Stettin assured everyone he doesn’t expect federal agents to disclose Rothstein’s location.

The U.S. attorney’s office has not responded to the requests.

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