They are coming to get a check to cover the taxes, and then give me my prize. Do I have legal grounds to have them arrested beore money has exchanged hands? It seems to me fraud was already commited when they misrepresented themselves as publisher clearing house, is'nt intent to commit fraud a crime and therefore grounds for arrest?
Criminal Defense Attorney
Talk to the police and see if they will take a report.
Employment / Labor Attorney
Also talk to the State Police and FBI.
Don't spend that JACKPOT yet.
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