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A Manhattan federal jury found Avenatti guilty of single counts of wire fraud and aggravated identity theft related to his pocketing nearly $300,000 of Daniels’ advance for her memoir, Full Disclosure.Stormy’s Revenge: Jury Convicts Michael Avenatti of Fraud|Kate Briquelet|February 4, 2022|The Daily Beast
When we have to pay so much for basic goods and services, someone at the top is pocketing the profits.Free Market Failure: Raising a Kid Is a Rigged Game in the USA|Monica Potts|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My agent at the time was hip-pocketing me, to test me out to see if there were any responses.‘My First Time’: Josh Duhamel on His First Kiss, First Heartbreak & More|Josh Duhamel|August 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Others are essentially pocketing the cash, stowing it in rainy-day funds or using it to cope with higher spending requirements.The Return of State Surpluses Could Point to More Growth to Come|Daniel Gross|April 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Her cut was $100 an hour, half of what the women, who accused her of pocketing money, were charging customers.The Oldest Profession Evolves—How the Web Transformed Prostitution|Gregory Gilderman|September 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
We're used to thinking of Italy as a First World country, which we can visit without much worse risk than a pick-pocketing.
I might have been an accomplished orator by this time, capable of drawing crowds and pocketing a thousand a month, or so.
After pocketing gifts of money and various other things, the false pilgrim pursues his way, still accompanied by Nikita.Contemporary Russian Novelists|Serge Persky
Slipping a small gun into his waistband holster and pocketing the money he went out.Deathworld|Harry Harrison
A brief parley ensued, which ended in Mrs. Miggs pocketing the money and inviting Mr. Hawker to enter.In Friendship's Guise|Wm. Murray Graydon
His genius lay in ensnaring parents and guardians and pocketing premiums.The World's Greatest Books, Vol III|Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.