forged check

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--Forgery--not to exceed $950.00 of value of forged check, bond or bill.
Could a video tape and a dead mans forged check be the keys to bringing a cold blooded killer to justice?
Furthermore, the cause of loss here is really the acceptance of a forged check. (ISO does not offer forged incoming check coverage.
At that same time, Buckingham arrived at the bank and tried to pass a forged check, police said.
By LAHORE, April 13, 2010 (Frontier Star): Additional Session Judge Lahore High Court (LHC) Khalid Bashir has ordered to file case against Cricketer Muhammad Asif on the allegation of giving forged check to actress Vina Malik.
By LAHORE, April 13, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Additional Session Judge Lahore High Court (LHC) Khalid Bashir has ordered to file case against Cricketer Muhammad Asif on the allegation of giving forged check to actress Vina Malik.
Although Canadian Bills of Exchange Act generally invalidates checks bearing forged endorsements, supreme court of Canada applies common law doctrine of mistake of fact to payments on forged check as between two Canadian banks where honoring check rested on said mistake
Simpson was attempting to cash a forged check bearing the name of Natalie Elaine Abels.
A.6808 NOLAN Creates "New York State Counterfeit Check Awareness Act" to require signage in check cashing establishments to make patrons aware that cashing a forged check is illegal and criminal liability will attach.
* The signature on a forged check will often extend past the signature line since the forger usually has limited experience writing someone else's name.
In the case of a suspected forged check, lab technicians can slide it under a video spectral comparitor screen and show how someone has tried to alter the amount to be paid.
Most states hold the bank responsible for losses from a forged check. However, they also require consumers to take reasonable care of their account.