Archive for the ‘sports memorabilia’ Category

BASEBALL CARD GEEKS BUSTED BY FEDS

August 6, 2010

Over the last 15 years, the Chicago FBI has launched three investigations into the sale of fraudulent sports memorabilia. This latest probe focuses on some of the industry's more prominent dealers.

For the third year in a row, the FBI has raided the National Sports Collectors Convention.

Fraud, forgery and ripoffs are apparently rampant in the sports memorabilia industry according to today’s New York Post.