Fandom

The IT Law Wiki

Cheating

32,196pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Definition Edit

Cheating is to act dishonestly or unfairly in order to gain an advantage.

Overview Edit

Examples of cheating are:

  • rigging a deck of cards in your favor
  • having extra cards on your person that you can substitute at any time
  • using techniques or strategies that are against the rules
  • with regard to video games

Legal doctrine Edit

Under the law, cheating or fraud is defined as any person who knowingly and willfully:

(1) falsifies, conceals, or covers up by any trick, scheme, or device a material fact;

(2) makes any materially false, fictitious, or fraudulent statement or representation; or (3) makes or uses any false writing or document knowing the same to contain any materially false, fictitious, or fraudulent statement or entry.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 18 U.S.C. §1001

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki