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Crime pays

Dear Reader,

While dining in a luxury restaurant (Burger King) I discovered something rather interesting and disturbing. It is a story of a fraud which has been perpetrated against a vulnerable person by a person in a position of trust. Now all fraud matters but a fraud committed by a person in a position of trust is a crime of particular gravity.

It has been reported by a young lady named Sandra Skeppar at SVT reports on this sorry tale. The story is that a “God man” in Sweden defrauded two of 150000 SEK, which is roughly £ 15000, and has claimed that they do not need to pay any compensation as they had paid back the money. The problem is that can we trust the word of a convicted fraudster ? I think that the word of such a person is not something worth trusting. Those of my readers who can speak Swedish might want to view this film.

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