He was Liberace's companion and lover, as well as an author of a book made into a hit TV movie.
Now, he's in the Washoe County jail and headed to prison serving an 8 to 12 year term.
On Friday, Scott Thorson agreed to a jail house interview with KOLO 8 News Now's Ed Pearce. Thorson was sentenced this week to 8 to 12 years for failing drug tests while on probation for a burglary and identity theft conviction.
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