You Mean You Don’t Really Work Here?

UNITED NATIONS - OCTOBER 17: The United Nations Secretariat building is shown October 17, 2002 in New York City. The Security Council conducted a second day of open debate on the resolution regarding military action, disarmament of Iraq and weapons inspections. Photo: Stephen Chernin/Getty Images

Former United Nations volunteer Marc Payen has been convicted of grand larceny and other charges after running an immigration scam that made him some $12,000. The 29-year-old would claim to be a lawyer or immigration-service staffer and invite his victims to meet him in the U.N. lobby. He did nothing to help his six victims get legal residency and was already on probation for another immigration scheme. [WSJ]