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Holocaust scammer now owes
$22.5 million for bogus memoir

New York Post, by David K. Li

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 5/12/2014 4:18:33 AM

A shameless Holocaust fraudster must fork over the $22.5 million she made from penning a book on her completely fabricated tales of World War II survival, a court ruled. Massachusetts resident Misha Defonseca, 76, had previously admitted to completely inventing her 1997 best seller “Misha: A Mémoire of the Holocaust Years.” But before the scam was exposed, she and ghostwriter Vera Lee won a $32.4 million judgement against publisher Mt. Ivy Press and company founder Jane Daniel in 1998 for breach of contract for hiding profits from the author. That civil suit, however, triggered Daniel, journalists and forensic genealogists to check out Misha’s

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: uno, 5/12/2014 7:27:53 AM     (No. 9845267)

Too bad we cant´ sue Barry. That settlement would be outta this world!!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lakerman1, 5/12/2014 7:39:52 AM     (No. 9845278)

Dreams From My Father, 1995, Barack Hussein Obama
And from his publicist´s blurb -
Born in Kenya to an American anthropologist and a Kenyan economist...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: garyhope, 5/12/2014 8:22:21 AM     (No. 9845323)

Kinda reminds me of a certain POTUS who also claims lots of made up stuff.

And then there´s Rigoberta Menchu.

Leftists and "liberals" are all liars and fraudsters.

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