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Resource ID: #7407
Subject: Fraud
Source: WCNC-TV (Charlotte, N.C.)
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Date: 12/17-18/1991

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WCNC-TV (Charlotte, N.C.) reports that jewelers in the Charlotte area were selling diamonds at higher grades than what they actually were in order to cut competition; uses six gemologists to determine that of 40 diamonds from 12 area stores, 86 percent were overgraded, Dec. 17 - 18, 1991.

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