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Court Convicts Three Men in Burgundy Fraud Trial

Per-Henrik Mansson
Issue: January 31, 2005

In one of Burgundy's biggest fraud cases, a French court has acquitted Etienne Bizot, scion of the family that owns Bollinger Champagne, of any wrongdoing at Chanson Père & Fils, which Société Jacques Bollinger bought from the Marion family in 1999.

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