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Homeless man sentenced for counterfeiting

Original post made on Oct 6, 2009

A federal court judge has sentenced a Gulf War veteran and drug addict who apparently lived in Mountain View to 30 months in prison after he used equipment to counterfeit tens of thousands of dollars.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, October 6, 2009, 1:33 PM

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Posted by Wryly
a resident of Monta Loma
on Oct 6, 2009 at 3:04 pm

Well, at least he's not homeless anymore!


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Posted by kathy
a resident of Sylvan Park
on Oct 6, 2009 at 3:31 pm

Can't blame a guy for trying, his mistake was going for 30K, he probably would have gotten away with 3K.


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Posted by Old Ben
a resident of Shoreline West
on Oct 6, 2009 at 4:02 pm

Why punish a homeless veteran for doing what the Federal Reserve does every day?


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Posted by SteelPanther
a resident of Rex Manor
on Mar 17, 2014 at 10:13 pm

Oh yeah we're making a rock video right now \m/ these articles never tell the defendant's story


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