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Is it illegal for someone to claim to have a non profit organization, but in reality it does not exist. I know someone who has

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opened a facebook page and has named it "John Doe Art" of course with John Doe I am replacing her real name that she is using on Facebook where she has uploaded her art work, but such a non profit is not listed in california at all! I know for sure that she's falsely trying to make herself look as if she has a npo. Is this illegal or not...

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Perhaps it was registered in DE. Best bet is to not rush to judgment.

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Thanks, but what's a DE as I am a bit confused.

May Lynn Harris

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DE is Delaware. If you are truly concerned about what this woman is doing, you can contact the California Attorney General with your concerns.


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I would not get involved in this. You may not know the whole story.

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