PayPal blamed for destruction of $2,500 violin

An online seller has claimed that the money-handling company PayPal ordered the destruction of a $2,500 French violin that she sold to a buyer in Canada. The seller, known as Erica, told the website that the buyer had disputed the violin's Maurice Bourguignon label, ...

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