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Duke Student Admits To Making Fake IDs

Posted April 19, 2005 6:18 a.m. EDT

— A Duke University student has pleaded guilty to federal charges of making fake IDs on his computer.

Michael Ruth said he started making and selling the IDs after his parents quit supporting him financially.

Ruth's sentencing is scheduled for late June.

Duke University has not commented on whether it will take disciplinary action.