Re: [Classicrendezvous] Re: EBay Shenanigans - Beware


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Date: Wed, 25 Oct 2000 10:35:44 -0400
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
From: Sheldon Brown <CaptBike@sheldonbrown.com>
Subject: Re: [Classicrendezvous] Re: EBay Shenanigans - Beware


At 5:24 PM -0700 10/24/00, John wrote:
>Further update:
>
>Bidding improprieties have been discovered by ebay and all improper bids
>have been cancelled. Bid is back down to $456.00. Let's hope they suspend
>this vermin.
>
>John Dunn

He got off easy. Doesn't this constitute criminal fraud, a felony?

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