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New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman

Continental Finance to Refund Credit Card Fee to New York Consumers

Continental Finance Company agreed to settle the allegations of New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman involving its credit card fee. Schneiderman announced the settlement...
Consumers surprised by credit monitoring fees for 'free' credit report.

‘Free’ Credit Report Scam Stopped by the FTC

The FTC recently obtained a federal court order against Credit Bureau Center, LLC; its websites eFreeScore.com, CreditUpdates.com, FreeCreditNation.com; and the business owners Michael Brown,...

1-800-CONTACTS Faces Federal Order to Change Online Advertising Practices

When it comes to contacts, most consumers at least know of the company (and website) behind 1-800-CONTACTS. However, while consumers may reap the benefits...

Minor offenses, minor offenders, massive jail time: Illinois’s nightmarish juvenile system

The Illinois Youth Center at Harrisburg functions as a high school for felons. And its staff seems to believe all who attend should graduate. Three...
FTC cracks down on tech support scams

FTC Halts Company Running Tech Support Scam

In consumer protection news, the FTC sued Universal Network Solutions, LLC over deceptive marketing in the way that the company offered tech support products...

Savage & Turner Law Firm Wins $10M Judgement – Savannah, Georgia

The Savage & Turner Law Firm, run by Brent Savage, just won a landmark legal case. Savannah State University faces a $10 million judgment after...
Civil rights groups sues California Secretary of State

Arizona Secretary of State Violates Law over Special Election Pamphlet Snafu

Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan violated the state law in connection with the May 2016 special election pamphlet mishap. A state law requires...

Deutsche Bank Settles Multi-State Interest Rigging Charges for $220M

Deutsche Bank agreed to settle the allegations of multiple States that it is involved in manipulating the benchmark interest rates. On Wednesday, Deutsche Bank agreed...

FDA Warns Expensive Restaurant in New York over Seafood Importation Violation

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned one of the most expensive restaurants in New York regarding its fresh fish. The expensive New York restaurant...
Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke

Ryan Zinke Raised Millions for Sketchy PACs

Politico reported today that Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has benn funneling millions of dollars to questionable political action committees (PACs.) Zink. A chorus of...

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California AG Xavier Becerra releases final regulations implement racial and identity profiling act

California AG Becerra slams Trump’s new rule allowing prolonged detention of...

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra condemned the Trump Administration’s final new rule allowing prolonged detention of migrant children and families who crossed the border...