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Resource ID: #18853
Subject: Fraud
Source: NBC News Dateline
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Date: October 26

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Dateline investigates the ease with which fake identities can be obtained. In the course of a year-long investigation, a Dateline producer was able to obtain a fake driver's license, two birth certificates, and two temporary driver's permits. Even with increased security measures that verified social security numbers, fake documents were readily procured. The investigation probed some of the same loopholes that the September 11th hijackers were able to exploit.

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