Forensic Fontology

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I figured some might find the below interesting: The take away point is that font choice matters when trying to commit fraud.

http://www.cnn.com/2017/07/13/asia/maryam-nawaz-sharif-calibri-font-trnd/?iid=ob_homepage_deskrecommended_pool

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  • Thomas Höggren
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    Liked the article, Gracias. I shall be careful which fonts I use in my documents here on... :D
  • joeclark
    joeclark Posts: 122
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    Please don’t paste in raw URLs, least of all with trackers appended.

    So-called moderators should be fixing all such postings on sight.
  • Russell McGorman
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    There must be an army of fraudsters and charlatans out there who thought they could game the system with back-dated phoney documents set it fonts that didn't exist the the  time the documents were supposes to have originated. 


  • Paul Miller
    Paul Miller Posts: 273
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    It's OK.  If someone notices you can always just edit Wikipedia to make it look as though the font was available at the time !  :D 
  • André G. Isaak
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    @Paul Miller: Good Point. I'll be posting my original Magna Carta (typeset in Futura) on eBay shortly!