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American Greed Season 6 Episodes

17 Episodes 2012 - 2012

Episode 1

Kenneth Starr: Naked Greed: Celebrity Scam Artist

Wed, Jan 25, 2012 60 mins

The story of accountant Ken Starr, who was arrested in May 2010 for allegedly running a Ponzi scheme that bilked Hollywood A-listers of $30 million. He pleaded guilty in September 2010 to wire fraud, money laundering and investment adviser fraud; and was eventually sentenced to seven-and-a-half years in prison.

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Episode 2

Carlos Perez Olivo: Master of Deadly Deceit

Wed, Feb 1, 2012 60 mins

The case of Carlos Perez-Olivo, a criminal attorney who was disbarred for financial improprieties and later accused of killing his wife in order to collect her life insurance. He was eventually found guilty of second-degree murder and sentenced to 25 years-to-life in prison.

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Episode 3

Major League Fraud

Wed, Feb 8, 2012 60 mins

The story of Nevin Shapiro, who ran a massive Ponzi scheme in Florida and is now serving a 20-year sentence behind bars. His involvement with the University of Miami football program as a booster has led to an NCAA investigation because of his claims that he provided illegal benefits to the players during the 2000s.

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Episode 4

Kevin Cohen: Baby Broker Scam

Wed, Feb 15, 2012 60 mins

The case of Long Island attorney Kevin Cohen, who bilked about $300,000 from couples hoping to become adoptive parents.

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Episode 5

Tom Petters: Generous With Other People's Money

Wed, Feb 22, 2012 60 mins

The story of Minneapolis businessman Tom Petters, who was convicted in December 2009 of running a $3.65 billion Ponzi scheme.

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Episode 6

Galleon Group: The Insider: Raj Rajaratnam

Wed, Feb 29, 2012 60 mins

The story of Galleon Group hedge-fund billionaire Raj Rajaratnam, who was convicted of insider trading in May 2011, fined $10 million, ordered to forfeit $54 million and sentenced to 11 years in prison.

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Episode 7

Fine Art: A Portrait of Fraud

Wed, Mar 14, 2012 60 mins

Scam artists score $20 million by hawking fake art at an auction.

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Episode 8

Loan Scam: Money for Nothing; Hawaiian Punched: Fraud in Paradise

Wed, Mar 21, 2012 60 mins

The case of a Denver businessman who scammed more than $50 million from 1000 investors. Also: A con man pockets $30 million in a fraud scheme in Hawaii.

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Episode 9

William Erpenbeck: Real Estate Home Wrecker

Wed, Apr 4, 2012 60 mins

The case of home builder William Erpenbeck, who pleaded guilty in 2003 to one count of bank fraud in a $33 million scheme that victimized banks and home buyers.

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Episode 10

Nicholas Cosmo: All Interest, No Return

Wed, May 2, 2012 60 mins

The case of Nicholas Cosmo, a Long Island man who pleaded guilty in October 2010 to two charges of mail and wire fraud for his role in running a $400-million Ponzi scheme.

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Episode 11

Pimp, Preacher, Profiteer

Wed, May 9, 2012 60 mins

The case against Michael Lock, a Milwaukee crime boss whose illegal enterprise included drugs, prostitution, mortgage fraud and murder.

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Episode 12

The Tran Organization: Blackjack Cheaters

Wed, May 30, 2012 60 mins

The story of Van Thu Tran, who led a criminal enterprise that cheated casinos out of millions of dollars.

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Episode 13

The Mormon Madoff

Wed, Jun 20, 2012 60 mins

The case of Shawn Merriman, a former LDS bishop who pleaded guilty in December 2009 to felony mail fraud in connection with a $20 million Ponzi scheme, is examined. He was sentenced to 12 and a half years in prison.

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Episode 14

Crash for Cash

Wed, Jun 27, 2012 60 mins

Detailing a Philadelphia insurance-fraud scheme that raked in more than $1 million from 17 different insurance companies by creating fictitious auto accidents.

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Episode 15

Financial Home Invasion

Wed, Jul 18, 2012 60 mins

The case of former mortgage industry executive Lee Farkas, who was found guilty in 2011 of 14 counts of securities, bank and wire fraud and conspiracy to commit fraud in a $2.9 billion scheme that contributed to the failure of Colonial Bank. He was sentenced to 30 years in prison.

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Episode 16

The Jersey Score

Wed, Jul 25, 2012 60 mins

The case of Solomon Dwek, who was found guilty of a $50 million bank fraud and then became an FBI informant in an investigation of corruption and money laundering in New Jersey.

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Episode 17

Allen Stanford: The Dark Knight

Wed, Oct 10, 2012 60 mins

The story of former billionaire Allen Stanford, who was convicted in March 2012 of running a Ponzi scheme that bilked investors out of $7 billion. He was sentenced to 110 years in federal prison.

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