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When Does Borrowing Become Stealing in the Eyes of the Law?
When Does Borrowing Become Stealing in the Eyes of the Law?

We have all borrowed something at some point from someone with every intention of returning the item. Life can get a little hectic, however, time passes, people forget, and the item never finds its way back to the owner. The owner of the item you borrowed might be angry with ...

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