United States v. Curtis, 537 F.2d 1091 (10th Cir. 1976) (full-text).
Factual Background Edit
The defendant was convicted of mail fraud. Defendant’s scheme was a purported computerized dating service. In fact, the matching was done manually by untrained clerical workers or by the defendant himself.
Trial Court Proceedings Edit
The court held that there was substantial evidence in the record to establish the elements of the offense as charged, and upheld the conviction.