Companies fined for ticket scam
LONDON -- A British court has fined three companies a total of $113,000 for selling tickets for the London Olympics at "hugely inflated prices."
Sportsworld Group Ltd. was found guilty Tuesday of selling tickets in breach of Olympic legislation and fined $80,000. Imperial Corporate Events Limited and Events International pleaded guilty in September and were fined $16,000 each.
Detective Superintendent Nick Downing, who led the Metropolitan Police investigation, says "These companies ...
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