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Something's Fishy: The Codfather 12x16
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Just A Dollar And A Scheme//lousy Landlord 12x15
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An Iowa man rigs a $16.5 million lottery jackpot, triggering the biggest lotto scam in American history. Then, notorious NYC landlord Steven Croman finds a new home for a year: jail.
 
An Ungodly Scammer 12x14
11.09.2018
Self-proclaimed teen millionaire Ephren Taylor preaches his "safe" investments at church seminars and on the internet, fleecing victims out of millions.
 
Online Dating Trap 12x13
04.09.2018
Daylon Pierce is a consummate ladies' man who claims to be a stockbroker, wooing unsuspecting women online.
 
Artistic License To Steal 12x12
21.08.2018
A wannabe art dealer sells fake works by American masters of Abstract Expressionism in an $80 million scam, fooling rich collectors and pocketing millions.
 
Operation Crook, Line And Stinker 12x11
14.08.2018
A crooked NYC cop cashes in as a high-tech burglary crew terrorizes homes and businesses.
 
Florida Rehab Gone Wild 12x10
03.07.2018
Kenny Chatman runs a string of corrupt drug rehab facilities, stealing millions by keeping insured addicts hooked on drugs.
 
Billion Dollar Fraud Goes Viral 12x09
26.06.2018
Carlos Wanzeler and James Merrill promise enormous returns on a "work from home" plot selling phone service, and entice nearly one million people in a $1.7 billion Internet scam.
 
Dangerous Luxury 12x08
19.06.2018
Vitaly Borker scores $18 million selling designer eyewear as genuine from his website in Brooklyn.
 
Blood Relatives//end Of Life Scam 12x07
10.04.2018
A thieving shopaholic son murders his family to cash in on the family's wealth. Then, a health facility owner uses a billing scheme in a $20 million rip-off.
 
Conn's Job 12x06
03.04.2018
How does superstar disability lawyer Eric C. Conn offer guaranteed client wins? He cheats, scoring a massive Social Security fraud, then vanishes.

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