LAURIE WHITNEY, MERMAIDGLASS, HANDMADE LAMPWORK ARTIST, SRA-W7 (a privately formed group)
LAURIE WHITNEY from Chuluota, Florida, has been selling handmade lampwork beads, jewelry, home and garden items online at various venues such as Etsy, Ebay, and her own website for several years. She also gives classes to teach how to make handmade lampwork beads.
This seller has been vindicated and her name cleared against the false accusations of fraud published on Ullja Kuntze's blog, http://handmadeartisanfraud.blogspot.com/2009/07/fraud-laurie-whitney-fraud-mermaidglass.html.
LAURIE WHITNEY, MERMAIDGLASS, has a valid FLORIDA State Sales Tax permit and is in full compliance with the law.
http://www.mermaidglass.etsy.com/ (since 2006)
http://www.starfishcottage.etsy.com/ (since 2008)
Selling on Ebay since 2000 with Ebay id: mermaidartglass
The Seminole County Tax Assessor/Appraisor The Collin County Tax Assessor is fully aware of the tax status of Ms. Whitney's property. Ms. Whitney has been found to be in compliance and current on her property tax payments, as well as all other taxes.
LAURIE WHITNEY'S MOTHER'S SHOP ON ETSY HAS BEEN THREATENED AS ULLJA KUNTZE'S NEXT LIBEL AND HARASSMENT VICTIM.
Remember, a legitimate consumer protection organization will always report on the outcome of their cases, in order to maintain the integrity of the organization and avoid the libel lawsuits that arise from falsely tarring the reputations of businesses that are not engaged in wrongdoing.