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Is your identity safe? Stealing IDs spreads to Supreme Court and celebrities

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  • Say No to BO Mapleton, UT
    April 9, 2013 7:50 a.m.

    Karma strikes again. Justice Roberts agreed with the majority opinion of the court in Flores-Figueroa v. US (2008) that aggravated identity theft required the perpetrator to KNOW that the stolen ID belonged to a real person.
    He and his pals in black robes thus made it infinitely harder to prosecute identity theft.
    Apparently, making up a social security number to get a job or a credit card is no big deal.