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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

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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

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Energy Mogul Says He’s Been Cheated By Wine Merchants Too Many Times

A Florida billionaire energy maven and wine collector told a New York jury Wednesday that he doesn’t even like wine auctions anymore, because he has too often been the victim of buying fake wine.

04/03/2013

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Energy Mogul Goes To Court In Suit Over Counterfeit Wine

In a sphere of oenophiles far removed from the world of Two-Buck Chuck and Franzia, a billionaire went to trial Wednesday in his lawsuit against a California wine merchant who allegedly cheated him to the tune of $320,000.

03/27/2013