Examples of wire fraud in a Sentence
He was charged with wire fraud.
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Prosecutors originally charged Meli with conspiracy, wire fraud, and securities fraud.
Filenger, 41, of Sunny Isles, and Rubinstein, 48, of Miami, are jailed on charges of racketeering and mail fraud conspiracies, wire fraud, health care fraud, and making false statements.
Four assistant basketball coaches were among 10 people charged with bribery conspiracy, solicitation of bribes, honest serves fraud conspiracy, honest service fraud, conspiracy to commit wire fraud and Travel Act conspiracy.
The wire fraud and mail fraud counts each carry a maximum sentence of 20 years.
An earlier version of this article incorrectly said he was acquitted of two wire fraud counts and several other securities-fraud charges.
Richardson is charged with one count of mail fraud and four counts of wire fraud.
Two former federal prosecutors, Brian Butler and Ken Wicker, say the charges are fairly standard for wire fraud cases.
Wayne Soniat, 61, was charged Tuesday (Oct. 24) in a federal bill of information with wire fraud and making false statements on federal income tax returns.
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WIRE FRAUD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of wire fraud for English Language Learners
: the crime of stealing money by using computers, telephones, etc.
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