It looks like two New York City men who allegedly raised more than $81 million from investors promised profits from tickets to the Broadway blockbuster musical Hamilton and other high-demand shows just threw away their shot. http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2017/01/27/two-charged-hamilton-ticket-resale-ponzi-scheme/97152050/
THE CURIOUS CASE OF US TICKET RESALE LAWS - "Did you know that reselling tickets in Hawaii is completely legal, except for boxing matches? Or that in San Francisco you can go to jail for selling a ticket on the street but it’s legal to do so from your home? These are some of the of the peculiar laws I’ve encountered in my research of ticket resale laws across the United States in the past couple weeks."