A view of  the Sieur D 'Arques wine merchant in Limoux, southwestern France, Thursday Feb.18, 2010. A French court has convicted Wednesday a dozen wine merchants and wine growers for selling and exporting fake Pinot Noir in a lucrative fraud scheme.  (Bob Edme / The Associated Press)
A view of the Sieur D 'Arques wine merchant in Limoux, southwestern France, Thursday Feb.18, 2010. A French court has convicted Wednesday a dozen wine merchants and wine growers for selling and exporting fake Pinot Noir in a lucrative fraud scheme. (Bob Edme / The Associated Press)
A view of the Sieur D 'Arques wine merchant in Limoux, southwestern France, Thursday Feb.18, 2010. A French court has convicted Wednesday a dozen wine merchants and wine growers for selling and exporting fake Pinot Noir in a lucrative fraud scheme. (Bob Edme / The Associated Press)

Gallo victim in French wine fraud

February 18, 2010 08:48 PM