...Nobody will have been baned for purely buying a duped item!!! ...Thats nonsense ....How the hell would they have known if it was genuine or duped when they buyed it of a vendor????...yes alarm bells ring for cheap stuff.. but jeepers i just dont get this idea at all !! ....Its gotta be something else??? because anyone in the game from a total saint!!!! could have bought a duped item along there 3-5-7-10 years of subscribing and playing UO.