The crime of creating a false document, altering a document, or writing a false signature for the illegal benefit of the person making the forgery. Forgery also refers to the physical document or signature which was falsely created or altered.
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This includes improperly filling in a blank document, like an automobile purchase contract, over a buyer's signature, with the terms different from those agreed.
It does not include such innocent representation as a staff member autographing photos of politicians or movie stars.
While similar to forgery, counterfeiting refers to the creation of phony money, stock certificates or bonds which are negotiable for cash.
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