New Crime Bill Targets E-Fencing

Garry, Michael
July 2008
SN: Supermarket News;7/21/2008, Vol. 56 Issue 29, p10
The article reports that organized retail crime legislation introduced in July 2008 in the U.S. House of Representatives contains provisions which addresses the growing role played by Internet auction sites as a venue for selling merchandise stolen from retail stores. It is stated that the legislation would require Internet auctioneers to monitor high-volume online sellers and provide their contact information.


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