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DA Jackie Lacey Warns Elderly Of ‘Grandparents Scam’ After Con Artists Swindle Her Own Mother

Even Jackie Lacey couldn’t prevent her mother from being targeted by con artists.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/25/2014

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6-Year Sentence In LA-Based Telemarketing Scheme

A man who operated a Los Angeles-based “work-at-home” telemarketing fraud scheme has been sentenced to 6 ½ years in federal prison for conning thousands of victims out of more than $16 million.