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$14 Trillion Scam Leads To Arrest

samzenpus posted more than 4 years ago | from the big-dirty dept.

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Marlon Moore worked out an ingenious scam in which he would send fraudulent documents to the US Treasury Department and the IRS seeking payments. The problem was Marlon sent out documents showing he was owed over $14 trillion, including a $10 million tax refund. He now is facing charges that he obstructed and impeded IRS laws.

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Why Arrested? (0, Troll)

georgenh16 (1531259) | more than 4 years ago | (#28363933)

Obama hasn't been arrested yet, why should this guy be?

Re:Why Arrested? (0, Troll)

DigiShaman (671371) | more than 4 years ago | (#28370851)

Because then all of those other Congress critters would also need to be arrested for signing an unread porkulus bill too.

Didn't you know? The Government is above the law because they are the ones that legislate and define it.

Re:Why Arrested? (1)

georgenh16 (1531259) | more than 4 years ago | (#28372977)

Because then all of those other Congress critters would also need to be arrested

I see no problem with this...

Interesting (0)

Anonymous Coward | more than 4 years ago | (#28373713)

I didn't realize Marlon Moore was a Nigerian name ... I guess you learn something new every day
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