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swindle

a fraudulent scheme or transaction
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As Swindled reveals, modern science has both helped and hindered food fraudsters.
Meanwhile Chief Prosecutor Al Zarouni called on the public to double check the authenticity of rent contracts and be attentive while dealing with realty brokers while stressing the importance of dealing with listed and accredited brokers to avoid being duped and swindled.
Enebeli of a Rivers State High Court sitting in Port-Harcourt after one of his victims, a student, sent in a petition to the commission alleging that the convict had swindled her of N250, 000.00.
The plaintiff in his application opted a stance and provided proofs that fake Brigadier swindled his sister and then started blackmailing her after taking her photos.
Gierran said Abraham Victor and Harry Shoum Teenessee allegedly swindled the complainant of $10,000 as initial payment for chemicals that would purportedly convert special paper money into genuine US dollars.
They thought at first that was true, but they were swindled. Anyway, I will reveal it all tomorrow.)
During police questioning, the salesman admitted that he had forged papers and submitted the same to the bank from where he swindled Dh180,000.
Police said the six deliberately swindled the tourists.
ON July 4 a gang of rogue traders who had swindled older people across South Wales were jailed (Echo, July 4).
A BUSINESSMAN who claimed to have ties with the Saudi Royal Family swindled London Welsh Rugby Club out of PS350,000, a court heard.
The suspected fraudsters, an Albanian national and his Greek Cypriot female partner, are believed to have swindled four persons out of some e1/414,500.
Global Banking News-October 14, 2013--Funds of over INR380m swindled by NBFIs in Indian state(C)2013 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk