I can't wait for Glenn Beck, Mike Huckabilly and Fred Thompson, those glorious guardians of liberty, to be perpwalked beore the cameras in orange jumpsuits and leg chains. Glenn Beck in particular invoked apocalyptic visions of national destruction for his dimwitted, gullible audience of frightened white people to drive up gold prices and hawk coins for twice what they're worth. It would be so very good to see him caught in the net, wouldn't it?
The company has been charged in the court filing with misdemeanors that include theft by false pretenses, false advertising, and conspiracy, the City Attorney's office said. In addition to the charges against the company, the complaint accuses former CEO Mark Albarian, executives Robert Fazio and Luis Beeli, and salespeople Charles Boratgis and Stephanie Howard of defrauding customers. Current CEO Scott Carter is accused of making false or misleading statements. Each of the charged offenses carries a maximum penalty of one year in jail and maximum fines of between $1,000 and $10,000 per offense.