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Billionaire Koch brother's crusade against counterfeit wine

Bill Koch, sibling of the famous Koch brothers, Charles and David, spent $35 million investigating what began as $400K in wine fraud. Turns out, Koch was the wrong guy to swindle… 9 more words

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Russian Man Jailed for DRC Fakes

A Russian man behind a $2 million-plus fake wine scheme has gotten his comeuppance in a French court. In a case with echoes of the notorious conman Rudy Kurniawan, a Russian man has been jailed and ordered to pay huge fines for selling counterfeit bottles of Burgundy — including some of the world’s most expensive bottles. Read more.

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