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grand theft

n. (See: grand larceny)

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His solicitor Kevin Longino yesterday said: "He was shouting while playing a game called Grand Theft Auto.
He said: "What he'd been doing was playing computer games on an Xbox and a particular game called Grand Theft Auto.
For some time now Rockstar Games' focus had been on the successful launch of "Red Dead Redemption 2." With the company finished with that work, they may now focus on "Grand Theft Auto 6."
An investigation by the think tank TaxWatch has revealed Rockstar North, which was formed in Dundee in 1984 as DMA Design and released the first Grand Theft Auto game in 1998, has not paid any corporation tax in the UK for a decade.
Former insurance agent Richard Brian Willand, 54, of Sylmar, Calif., voluntarily surrendered at the Los Angeles County Superior Court in San Fernando on a warrant for his arrest for alleged grand theft of insurance premium payments, forgery and fraudulent misrepresentation.
The state also charged former association assistant director Laura Lantz with aiding and abetting grand theft and for computer crime.
Grand Theft Horse is the fascinating true story of Gail Ruffu, a racehorse trainer who rebelled against the inhumane treatment of the horse she co-owned, and the legal, emotional, and financial hardships she braved to ensure the horse's safety.
But he said Lohan could not prevail because "Grand Theft Auto V" merely depicted a generic "twenty something" woman, without any suggestion it was her.
Ramamoorthy, from Edinburgh University's School of Informatics, said: "We use simulations and the same technology that is behind Grand Theft Auto could be used to train selfdriving cars.
Although "Grand Theft Auto V" launched all the way back in 2013, it has persisted as a top-selling game on a monthly basis because of the astounding popularity of "GTA Online." In November, publisher Take-Two reported "Grand Theft Auto V" had (http://www.ign.com/articles/2017/11/07/gta-5-has-sold-in-85-million-copies) sold 85 million units , making it one of the greatest selling video games of all time.
Cristian Raul Videla, 34, of Van Nuys, pleaded no contest to one felony count of Penal Code 487(a), grand theft for defrauding his customers by misrepresenting to them the amount of insurance coverage they purchased from him.
A FORMER lead producer of Grand Theft Auto is suing the makers of the hit video game for PS105million.