Nov 182010
 
 November 18, 2010  Breaches, Court

Jennifer Peltz of AP reports:

A New York lawyer was sentenced Thursday to six months in jail for an ultramodern crime that was all about antiquity: using online aliases to harass people in an academic debate about the Dead Sea Scrolls.

Raphael Golb, 50, was sentenced on identity theft and other charges in a rare criminal case centred on Internet impersonation — and a very rare trial that aired a bitter scholarly debate over the scrolls’ origins

Read more in the Toronto Star.

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