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Magazine Archives: Nov. 30, 2004

Online Wine Dealer Charged With Bilking Customers Out of Millions

Nick Fauchald
Issue: November 30, 2004


In a tale of caveat emptor for anyone who shops for bargains on Bordeaux futures and rare wines, the former owner of an online and mail-order wine merchant has been indicted on fraud charges, accused of scamming more than 50 clients out of around $10 million.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 30, 2004.


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