Major spam purveyor agrees to pay settlement

Friday, 17 June 2005, 2:40 AM EST

Creaghan A. Harry is getting off easy. The accused spammer and perpetrator of fraud, based in Boca Raton, Fla., has agreed to settle charges brought against him by the Federal Trade Commission for $485,000, less than a tenth of the estimated $5.9 million consumer injury the FTC attributes to his sham anti-aging and weight-loss products.

By Thomas Claburn at InformationWeek.

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