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I am US Citizen who has experienced fraud in Belize by Cult operating as an NGO in Belize. I have contacted the US Embassy here that has told me that the embasssy is not a law enforcement agency. i have been scammed out thousands of dollars which was supposed to be for land. What is my legal recourse?

Lawyer's Assistant: What's the mission of the nonprofit organization?

To educate people on healthy eating of fruits and vegetables and a "wholisitic living way of Life", as well as distribute educational publications.

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

I just went to the U.S. embassy the day before yesterday. They said that they could do nothing without a written contract. I was supposed to be given a contract, but I submitted the monies first. I have proposed handwritten contract that was asked of me before I gave the funds to the leader of the organization. I went to a lawyer's office before going to the embassy. They recommended me to the embassy.

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I have my bank statements, and several meetings that I recorded, as well as a video of the head of the organization and his assistant(s) showing me the land they were clearing that I made payment for. Also, the embassy said that others have made complaints about this same organization. I did not realize that they were a cult.

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How did you become in contact with them in the first place? Have you reported them to Belize law enforcement?

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