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Creating Language CrimesHow Law Enforcement Uses (and Misuses) Language$
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Roger W. Shuy

Print publication date: 2005

Print ISBN-13: 9780195181661

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2007

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195181661.001.0001

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Police Camouflaging in a Purchasing Stolen Property Case: US v. Tariq Shalash

Police Camouflaging in a Purchasing Stolen Property Case: US v. Tariq Shalash

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(p.117) 12 Police Camouflaging in a Purchasing Stolen Property Case: US v. Tariq Shalash
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Creating Language Crimes
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Roger W. Shuy (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195181661.003.0012

Having recently emigrated from the Middle East, the Shalash family began operating a wholesale grocery business in Kentucky. They followed standard wholesaling procedures, buying stock from manufacturers, from other businesses that were overstocked, or from middlemen entrepreneurs. An undercover agent, posing as a truck driver with loads of stolen goods, used semantic camouflage about how it was obtained and how he got it.

Keywords:   purchasing stolen property, camouflage, semantics

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