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US: Wine Collector Fooled Buyers With 'Magic Show'

December 18, 2013

Assistant U.S. Attorney Joseph Facciponti said in his closing argument at the criminal trial of Rudy Kurniawan that the defendant sold so many bottles of wine that were supposedly rare between 2004 and 2012 that the sales in New York and elsewhere "were the stuff of legends."