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Old 03-17-2013, 09:04 AM   #4
mhgaffney
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They call theft a "deposit levy" !!!

Something not too different happened in the US in the 1930s. The gov't required citizens who owned gold to turn it over to the fed gov't for $35 an ounce.

Not long after bankers were paid more -- I can't recall the number but it was maybe $40-45 an ounce.
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