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To: Smogger
Look, when you purchase something you only get a title as good as the one the seller had.

Stolen property does not become "unstolen" just because it gets fenced.

19 posted on 04/26/2010 4:37:28 PM PDT by muawiyah ("Git Out The Way")
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To: muawiyah
Stolen property does not become “unstolen” just because it gets fenced.

Exactly who stole anything here?

21 posted on 04/26/2010 4:39:01 PM PDT by SmokingJoe
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To: muawiyah

The guy who found it tried to return it to the morons at Apple severals times.

http://gizmodo.com/5520729/why-apple-couldnt-get-the-lost-iphone-back


26 posted on 04/26/2010 4:42:25 PM PDT by Smogger
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To: muawiyah

...unless you are in Europe and then can claim “innocent buyer” status. Then in europer you can claim legal ownership. This is why you have tranaction rooms in certain airports in europe.


39 posted on 04/26/2010 4:51:04 PM PDT by longtermmemmory (VOTE! http://www.senate.gov and http://www.house.gov)
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To: muawiyah; Smogger
You were saying ...

Stolen property does not become "unstolen" just because it gets fenced.

In California, it also applies to lost property, too... and that's the crime here... you see... :-)

172 posted on 04/27/2010 3:11:30 PM PDT by Star Traveler (Remember to keep the Messiah of Israel in the One-World Government that we look forward to coming)
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