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Re: Prosecuting UFO Hoaxers

From: John Rimmer <j.rimmer.nul>
Date: Wed, 26 Sep 2007 07:20:58 +0100
Archived: Wed, 26 Sep 2007 09:01:12 -0400
Subject: Re: Prosecuting UFO Hoaxers


>From: Greg Boone <Evolbaby.nul>
>To: ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2007 11:41:34 EDT
>Subject: Prosecuting UFO Hoaxers

>I'm to meet with some attorney pals and I'll bring up the
>subject of prosecuting hoaxers and outright fraudulent UFO
>hoaxers and scam artists.

>I had made the mistake of thinking it was legal to perpetrate a
>good joke but apparently it all depends on several factors.

>Pulling someone's leg isn't against the law but when you sign
>documents, contracts etc. stating you're telling the truth in
>exchange for money and those documents go before the court it's
>a different ball of wax.

Ask them what the position is with people who make money from
writing books which are clearly fiction but are marketed as non-
fiction.



--
John Rimmer
<j.rimmer.nul>



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