NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 23, 2003
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Washington: Fred Francis) A new twist on identity theft, in which criminals use Social Security numbers stolen from college applicants to get student loans and use the money for their own purposes, featured; examples cited of specific cases; details given about holes in the student loan program. [Victim Shirley EVANS- describes what happened to her.] [US Department of Education inspector general John HIGGINS- says identity theft is an area where we’re vulnerable.]
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