The Most Gullible Man in Cambridge

A Harvard Law professor who teaches a class on judgment wouldn’t seem like an obvious mark, would he?

The Cut
The Cut
Jul 30 · 27 min read
Photo: Brooks Kraft/Corbis via Getty Images

By Kera Bolonik

It was just supposed to have been a quick Saturday-morning errand to buy picture hooks. On March 7, 2015, Harvard Law professor Bruce Hay, then 52, was in Tags Hardware in Cambridge…

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