Stories tagged: counterfeiting
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 11:42 a.m.
North Idaho man sentenced to federal prison for counterfeiting $50 bills on his home printer
A Bonner County man has been sentenced to federal prison for printing up and passing fake $50 bills at businesses in Sandpoint and Ponderay.
Sat., Sept. 4, 2010
Bail denied for supremacist
A judge on Friday ordered a white supremacist and convicted felon charged with unlawfully possessing two assault rifles and a handgun to stay in custody pending trial. Wayde Lynn Kurt, …
Fri., Sept. 3, 2010, 10:48 a.m.
White supremacist in gun, ID theft probe to stay in jail
A judge today ordered a white supremacist and convicted felon charged with unlawfully possessing two assault rifles and a handgun to stay in custody pending trial.
Sun., Sept. 13, 2009
Federal court nails four for passing phony bills
BOISE – Four counterfeiters have been nailed in federal court in Boise, all for making or passing fake $100 bills in Idaho. One of them, Brian Mercier, 34, of Salt …
Thu., May 21, 2009
Doug Clark: Hey, funny money could buy time at the pool
I don’t want to be a nag. But it’s that time of year when you teenagers better start thinking seriously about summer jobs. You know: mowing lawns, flipping burgers, passing …
Fri., June 30, 1995
Pirates’ Haven Counterfeit Industry Thrives In Turkey
Meric Yetisir, 8, tries video games at a shop in Ankara, Turkey. Odds are good that the games are pirated copies of foreign-made products. Photo by Associated Press