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More bad news for Nick Leeson. Two days after the former Barings Bank trader was sentenced to 6 1/2 years in prison for the $1.38 billion in unauthorized trades that brought down Britain's oldest bank, he was hit with a court order seeking to prevent him from making money on his story. The order bars Leeson, his wife and his lawyer from earning money by selling their version of the Barings collapse story while Leeson is in Singapore. A lawyer for Leeson says his client, who has signed a deal reportedly five-figure deal to write his life story , is practically broke and that any proceeds from a book would go toward paying his lawyers in England, Germany and Singapore.