eBay has removed tickets for the upcoming presidential inauguration from its Web sites in an effort to help curb scams.
Tickets to the January 20 event have been listed on eBay and sites like StubHub, an eBay subsidiary, for tens of thousands of dollars. The home page of InauguralTickets.com reads, "Our prices reflect the difficulty in obtaining hard-to-find, quality tickets."
eBay decided to halt the ticket sales on Thursday after meeting this week with the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies, the Los Angeles Times reported.
"Any Web site or ticket broker claiming that they have … Read more