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Woman who wrote bogus Holocaust memoir ordered to repay publisher $22 million

A Belgium-born woman who wrote a best-selling “memoir” about her time fleeing and fighting Nazis during the Second World War has been ordered to repay her publishers $22 million. Misha Defonseca and her co-author, Vera Lee, published Misha: A Mémoire of the Holocaust Years in 1997. Even before it was…