Fraud

In this Jan. 27, 2018, file photo, honoree Jay-Z speaks onstage at the 2018 Pre-Grammy Gala And Salute To Industry Icons at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel in New York. (Photo by Michael Zorn/Invision/AP, File)

Jay-Z's Companies Sue NYC Licensing Company For Fraud

Jay-Z’s business entities have sued a New York City licensing firm, claiming it cheated the companies as part of a "colossal accounting scandal."
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Ja Rule (Photo credit: MJT/AdMedia/Sipa USA)

Big Music Fest Abruptly Ended Over Security, Fraud Suspicion

A music festival in Belgium featuring major stars like rapper Cardi B came to a chaotic end before it had even started…
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Brian McKnight and Ne-Yo (Photo credit: Jason Merritt/Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Business Manager Sentenced For Defrauding Ne-Yo, Mcknight

A New Jersey man who served as business manager for Ne-Yo has been sentenced in Ohio to more than seven years in prison for defrauding the R&B singer in a sports beverage scheme.
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This July 11, 2018 file photo shows Shannade Clermont, left, and her twin sister Shannon outside of federal court in New York after her arraignment on charges she stole debit card information from a man who died from a drug overdose in his Manhattan apart

Ex-Reality TV Cast Member Gets 1-Year Term In Fraud Case

A former cast member of the reality TV series "Bad Girls Club" was sentenced to a year in prison for stealing the debit card information of a man found dead from a drug overdose in his Manhattan apartment the morning after hiring her as a prostitute in 2017.
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Jerry Seinfeld at Clusterfest

Jerry Seinfeld Sued Over Sale of Porsche Alleged To Be Fake

Seinfeld was sued Friday by a company claiming it bought the comedian's 1958 Porsche for $1.5 million only to discover it was a fake.
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Man’s ‘Fake’ Workplace Slip and Fall

Caught on Camera: Man’s ‘Fake’ Workplace Slip and Fall

Who among us hasn’t wanted a little extra cash on hand?
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In this March 6, 2018 file photo, Billy McFarland, the promoter of the failed Fyre Festival in the Bahamas, leaves federal court after pleading guilty to wire fraud charges in New York. A federal judge has given McFarland a six-year prison term. McFarland

Promoter of Failed Fyre Festival Gets 6 Years In Prison

McFarland was sentenced in federal court in Manhattan where he had admitted to defrauding investors of $26 million in the 2017 Fyre Festival and over $100,000 in a fraudulent ticket-selling scheme after his arrest in the scam...
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