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Offline Xinia :)

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Re: Beware of (some) heir hunters
« Reply #9 on: Thursday 15 November 18 09:53 GMT (UK) »
I did read it -- and wondered.   I always (through a TV screen and on here) found that they seemed to be an empathetic business -- BUT YES A BUSINESS --  However I didnt think one of the brothers would stoop so low as to cheat someone... It is very sad - but we musnt judge them all ---by the one shaky character --- I can imagine with a competitive business like that, there are some out there rubbing their hands -- with a he he he frame of mind.

One bad apple and all that.. He is a wrong un and he made some bad judgements. 

But  Mr Pacifico was lovely .. and others on there.

Dont step into the limelight if you dont want to be judged or HONEST..

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Re: Beware of (some) heir hunters
« Reply #10 on: Thursday 15 November 18 10:01 GMT (UK) »
What I cannot understand after reading the "court statement" is why he is not facing a fraud charge under either section 2, 3 or 4 of the Fraud Act 2006.

It seems to me he has got off very lightly.
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Re: Beware of (some) heir hunters
« Reply #11 on: Thursday 15 November 18 14:55 GMT (UK) »
What I cannot understand after reading the "court statement" is why he is not facing a fraud charge under either section 2, 3 or 4 of the Fraud Act 2006.

It seems to me he has got off very lightly.
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The answer to that might be that the police \ prosecutors decided to leave some offences on file, something they do quite often I understand.


As for getting off lightly. Being fined 250,000 and having the Judge make disparaging remarks about your reputation hardly counts as lightly I would have thought.

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Re: Beware of (some) heir hunters
« Reply #12 on: Tuesday 27 November 18 19:33 GMT (UK) »
Just to show not all heir hunters have your best interests at heart.

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6383721/Pensioner-74-wins-600-000-legal-battle-heir-hunter.html

The Judge's comments are particularly damning

I was absolutely shocked when I read that report. So unprofessional and greedy.