5-1-8: FRAUDULENT REFUNDS:
   A.   Fraudulent Refunds Prohibited: It is unlawful for any person to obtain a refund for merchandise from a business establishment by:
      1.   Knowingly giving a false or fictitious name; or
      2.   Knowingly giving a false or fictitious address as his/her own; or
      3.   Knowingly giving the name or address of any other person without that person's knowledge and approval.
   B.   Notice Requirements: In order for a person to be convicted under this section, a conspicuous notice must have been posted in the business establishment in the area where refunds are made, advising patrons of the provisions of this section and the penalties provided. The following is the recommended, but not required notice:
   Cottage Grove City Code Section 5-1-8 :
   Any person who obtains a refund for merchandise from a business establishment by:
      1.   Knowingly giving a false or fictitious name; or
      2.   Knowingly giving a false or fictitious address as his/her own; or
      3.   Knowingly giving the name or address of another person without that person's knowledge and approval; is guilty of a misdemeanor punishable as provided in Section 1-4-1 of the Cottage Grove City Code.
   C.   Violation; Penalty: Any person violating any provision of this section is guilty of a misdemeanor, punishable as provided in section 1-4-1 of this code. (Ord. 629, 6-5-1996; amd. 2000 Code)