Hey Budo the above post is why people need verification.
So E5 You called her as an independent party but, provide no new information. Just the tired refrain of "contact her."
So, you "students" are missing the point. An investigation entails asking questions from the direct sources. If I say I have a degree, you go to the university to check if I have a degree. You research alumni papers and even call some old teachers. Certificates can and have been forged before so, verification is necessary.
Lineage has been falsified so you need to investigate from the source. We have multiple threads of people claiming mastery level who only got to a lower rank. If we took their word cases would never get past the initial investigation.