Q: Is it illegal for someone to create a Facebook fan page account using my name and then request money from members?
They promise to get them grants using my name for credibility and then run away with my customer's money
A: In California and many other jurisdictions, it is illegal to use a person's name or likeness for profit without their permission. You should check with a local attorney to determine whether that prohibition applies where you are.
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