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Pa. Man Gets 8 Months In Paul Allen ID Theft Case

A Pittsburgh man has been sentenced to eight months in federal prison for what a prosecutor called an elaborate scheme to steal Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen’s identity and spend $658 using a credit card in Allen’s name last year.

CBS Seattle–10/22/2013

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Pa. Soldier Pleads Guilty To Microsoft ID Theft

An American soldier from Pittsburgh has pleaded guilty to FBI charges that he illegally obtained a credit card using the identity of Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen and tried to use it to make purchases and access cash in western Pennsylvania.

06/27/2013

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Man Accused Of Stealing Paul Allen’s Credit Card To Plead Guilty

A former soldier is expected to plead guilty to stealing Seattle Seahawks owner Paul Allen’s credit card, according to KOMO News.

CBS Seattle–05/01/2013