Wednesday, September 7, 2005

Missouri Sues Web Site Purporting to Raise Funds - New York Times

~~ Cyber-fruadsters sprout like

mushrooms after a hurricane.~` TP

"Missouri Sues Web Site Purporting to Raise Funds"

September 7, 2005

"The Missouri attorney general, Jay Nixon, filed a lawsuit this afternoon against, the hub for a constellation of Web sites erected over the last several days purporting to collect donations for victims of Hurricane Katrina."

"Also named in the lawsuit, Mr. Nixon said, is the apparent operator of the donation sites, Frank Weltner, a St. Louis resident and radio talk show personality with ties to neo-Nazi organizations and the notorious Web site"