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Wed Dec 19, 2012, 07:09 PM

Scam Artists Raising Money In The Name Of Newtown’s Child Victims


Amid Newtown tragedy, scam artists creep in

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) -- The family of Noah Pozner was mourning the 6-year-old, killed in the Newtown school massacre, when outrage compounded their sorrow.

Someone they didn't know was soliciting donations in Noah's memory, claiming that they'd send any cards, packages and money collected to his parents and siblings. An official-looking website had been set up, with Noah's name as the address, even including petitions on gun control.

Noah's uncle, Alexis Haller, called on law enforcement authorities to seek out "these despicable people."

"These scammers," he said, "are stealing from the families of victims of this horrible tragedy."

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Full article here: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_SCHOOL_SHOOTING_SCAM?SITE=VACUL&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT



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Tx4obama Dec 2012 OP
Kalidurga Dec 2012 #1
srican69 Dec 2012 #2
cliffordu Dec 2012 #3
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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Wed Dec 19, 2012, 07:12 PM

1. I hope the perps get good long sentences.

They are heartless.

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Wed Dec 19, 2012, 07:14 PM

2. America is a country of extremes...we have among best

And the worst examples of the human species.

On the whole we are closer to the average than we like to admit...

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Wed Dec 19, 2012, 07:16 PM

3. IF the motherfuckers that did this

wound up on the side of the road with extreme contusions and broken ribs...

Maybe a ruptured spleen or two.....

Who the fuck could care??

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Wed Dec 19, 2012, 07:16 PM

4. must be NRA members.nt

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