obtaining by deception

obtaining by deception

n
(Law) law the offence of dishonestly obtaining the property of another by some deception or misrepresentation of facts
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In 1994 he got community service for obtaining by deception and in 1999 he was sent to prison for three years for theft by employee and false accounting Jamie Adams, defending, said: "He has been plagued with depression for the bulk of his adult life.
Barton had 27 convictions for 56 ences, and he had been jailed for burglary and theft in Blackpool in 2004 and in 2006 in Preston for theft and obtaining by deception.
The court heard he did have previous convictions for theft, forgery, conspiracy to defraud and obtaining by deception.
In June 2007 he admitted 16 charges of obtaining by deception after he targeted an 81-year-old woman with memory problems.
They included 13 charges of rape, 11 charges of unlawful sexual connection, one charge of attempted sexual violation, one charge of sexual connection with a young person, three charges of unlawful detention with the intention of sexual connection, 13 charges of blackmail and six of obtaining by deception, Stuff.
He also admitted dishonestly obtaining by deception pounds 21,118 from a government department between June, 1997, and June, 1998, to pay for a worker who didn't exist.
He pleaded guilty to dishonestly attempting to obtain by deception, obtaining by deception and affray under the Public Order Act at Warwick Crown Court last month.
But yesterday the prosecution put to him 24 alternative offences of obtaining by deception and he entered pleas of guilty.
Rimdeika, of Nottingham, admitted nine offences of using a false instrument with intent, obtaining by deception and theft.
Ryan, of Elaine Close, Ashton-in-Makerfield, pleaded guilty to false accounting, obtaining by deception and failing to notify a change in circumstances
Mitchell is charged with obtaining by deception 51 Tattersalls tickets for the June meeting.
In 1982 Dean, born Gregory Michael Violet, was given 150 hours community service by Bournemouth magistrates for obtaining by deception and two thefts.