Fri, Oct 22, 2004 - Page 3 News List

`Prince of Byzantium' defends honor

SCAM ARTIST?A self-proclaimed imperial prince and the people he has granted titles to are upset over recent reports that he is a fake and that the titles are meaningless

By Melody Chen  /  STAFF REPORTER

The Byzantine Empire existed until 1453. A cursory search of the Internet by the Taipei Times uncovered numerous reports questioning the veracity of Henri's claims and accusing him of being nothing more than a scam artist.

One such report on the Japanese Web site Nippon Goro Goro goes into great detail investigating Henri's claims, and contains links to several third party sources. The report can be viewed at

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