- the crime of using interstate wire, television, or radio communications with the intent to defraud.
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Examples from the Web for wire fraud
Three women in their 50s and 60s were indicted for conspiracy, tax, and wire-fraud charges.Why Goldman Sachs, Other Wall Street Titans Are Not Being Prosecuted
August 14, 2012
Shilling, a native of Arkansas, pleaded guilty to a pair of wire-fraud counts last July.The Granny Faked Funeral Case
January 18, 2011