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forgery

A counterfeit signature or instrument.A forged deed is void and gives no rights, even to innocent purchasers for value. If title insurance was purchased by an owner, however, that owner may make a claim for compensation,or the title insurance company may take steps to buy out any competing claims.

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FORGERY CLAIMS"I'm satisfied that the salient issue in this matter is only the forgery of the signature of the CEC (Water).
In February the all-party parliamentary group for banking also threw its weight behind the Bank Signature Forgery Campaign, saying it would provide a "vital method of gathering evidence of possible signature forgeries by UK banks in court documents".
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's office in March filed a criminal complaint against Willand for five felony counts encompassing one grand theft count, three forgery counts, plus one count for misrepresentation.
Presently, Omoregie said that he has instituted a civil case against Ugiagbe for forgery and perjury but the must follow up with the criminal aspect, noting that both parties have been scheduled for an appointment in Abuja on April 15.
Counsellor Ahmad Abdullah Al Hammadi, spokesperson of Public Prosecution, said, the investigations conducted by the Ajman Prosecution revealed that the duo are suspected of money laundering by hiding its source and engaged in fraud and forgery of official documents.
Nowadays, we are facing the abuse of digital image tools, image forgery has begun to crumble the trustworthiness of visual images [12], that seeing is no longer believing.
Later,Naeem made a fake letter with forgery and got himself re-instated.
This led to the prosecution of Bradshaw on one count of forgery who was convicted and sentenced her to 40 hours of community service, $3,600 in financial restitution, and six months of community supervision.
He said a departmental inquiry found the respondent officers guilty of forgery but no action had been taken against them.
[4] proposed an improved method based on discrete consine transform(DCT) to detect copy move forgery image.
Also, there were suspicions of forgery of the passport presented at the border control by a person who introduced himself as a Spanish citizen and was going to travel on the Baku-Riga flight.
There were four cases involving official seals, three visa cases, and one passport forgery recorded in 2017.