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Behind The Bundy Ranch Standoff
How Safe Is Your Food?
Robert Coover And The Return Of The Brunists
Lynne Jasames On Why 'It's Okay To Cry'
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BASE Jumping: The Allure And The Danger
Anti-Government Protesters Win Round Against BLM
Tax Advice For The Alternative Economy
The Secret History Of Las Vegas
Deal Reached Between North Las Vegas And Labor Unions
Bryan Ferry (Of Roxy Music) Brings His Orchestra To Vegas
Is Tipping Obsolete?
The Life Cycle Of A Mall
Being Oscar
Fixing Nevada's Mental Health System
Bundy Family Says Local Officials Need to Step In To Stop BLM Dispute
The Future Of Space Tourism
The Brass Tacks Of The Education Initiative
UNR President Seeks To Restore Funding
What Should Be Done About NSA Spying?
'Ordain Women' Protests Meeting
The Future Of Africa

AIR DATE: December 2, 2005

In the last five years mortgage fraud resulted in 8 billion dollars in Government fines. Only 20 percent of the cases are of the old fraud-for- housing style, in which a person falsifies personal documents so that they can achieve the American dream. Most mortgage fraud now, say the FBI, is fraud-for-profit. KNPR’s Ky Plaskon took a look at the governments’ local mortgage fraud initiative.
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