If he's legit, he just needs to contact his bank to get his money back. "Hey, I gave Blizzard this money, they zero'd out my balance because I moved". Most US banks will take the consumer's side on this issue.
So where's the OP's responsibility in this, anyone?
READ the rules before you do something like a monetary transaction, ESPECIALLY in the 1st RMAH in Blizz(gaming) history. If you DID read them then YOU should have contacted Blizz for assistance with changing that region BEFORE depositing any money.
You're asking all these whys, yet played Blizz games for 10yrs.....ever hear of WoW, ever play it? Then you know the reason why - gold farmers, cheats, mostly non-US gamers taking the low road in life and causing them major grief from players.
Also, nowhere in their info does it say you WILL lose your entire balance just that it is possible(which I agree is dumb but still, keep the record straight).
Sucks that it happened but MAN UP to your part, cuz its a BIG part!
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