Rudy Kurniawan

Three bottles of wine used as evidence in the trial of wine dealer Rudy Kurniawan are displayed in federal court in New York on Dec. 19, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

California Wine Counterfeiter Rudy Kurniawan Gets 10 Years

A California wine collector faces sentencing in New York after he was convicted of making up to $20 million from 2004 to 2012 by selling bogus bottles of wine.

08/07/2014

Three bottles of wine used as evidence in the trial of wine dealer Rudy Kurniawan are displayed in federal court in New York on Dec. 19, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Mistakes Doomed Wine Counterfeiter Rudy Kurniawan

Kurniawan was a connoisseur of counterfeiting who mastered label making, cork stamping, bottle waxing and recorking to create fake bottles of wine.

12/19/2013

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Calif. Wine Collector Convicted Of Fraud In N.Y.

Wine connoisseurs rejoiced after a jury took less than two hours to return a guilty verdict against Rudy Kurniawan.

12/18/2013

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Prosecutor: Wine Collector Fooled Buyers With ‘Magic Show’

Assistant U.S. Attorney Joseph Facciponti made the statement during his closing argument Tuesday at the criminal trial of Rudy Kurniawan.

12/17/2013

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Billionaire Continues Crusade Against Fraudulent Wine Dealers

A federal trial continued Friday for Rudy Kurniawan, accused of selling millions of dollars worth of counterfeit wine.

12/13/2013