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We often hear about the role that the pharmaceutical industry, for-profit health care companies, and big banks have in influencing and corrupting elections and elected officials. But there is ...
by consumerlawyer
Comment Count 284 comments on Mon Feb 08, 2010 at 10:49 AM PST with 601 Recommends
Two weeks ago there was a riot at the Willacy County Correctional Center in south Texas. The riot originally started as a protest against inadequate medical care. Willacy is operated by the ...
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 34 comments on Fri Mar 06, 2015 at 02:25 PM PST with 131 Recommends
Cross Posted at Legal Schnauzer Sleazy debt collectors are back in the national spotlight, thanks ...
by RogerShuler
Comment Count 78 comments on Fri Mar 25, 2011 at 10:31 AM PDT with 130 Recommends
Many followers of the Occupy Wall Street movement are undoubtedly already aware of it's latest endeavor--the Rolling Jubillee Movement. The movement describes itself in the following way on their ...
by tiimbitz4786
Comment Count 92 comments on Thu Nov 15, 2012 at 12:45 PM PST with 120 Recommends
Nine levels of hell aren't nearly enough. Not while certain debt collectors are still allowed to ply their trade on this planet. A recent CNNMoney article describes the depths to which some debt ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 56 comments on Fri Feb 15, 2013 at 07:27 PM PST with 66 Recommends
I wrote this diary a couple of months ago to educate people on their rights when dealing with debt collectors. In the last few months things have gotten so much worse, that I feel it is worth ...
by ThatPoshGirl
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Oct 10, 2008 at 06:37 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
IMPORTANT NOTE: Shortly after I finished researching this, the web site of Gurstel Chargo started shutting down its attorney bio section. I have substituted the Google cache version for the public ...
by PhilipMoon
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Oct 14, 2012 at 12:59 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
don't give them the time of day. a href="http://credit.about.com/od/debtcollection/a/soflimitations.htm" There's no law that says you have to communicate ...
by x
Comment Count 27 comments on Sun Jul 03, 2011 at 07:34 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
Cross Posted at Legal Schnauzer A Pennsylvania-based debt-collection company has ...
by RogerShuler
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Aug 09, 2010 at 09:12 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
So by now most people have come around to the idea that bankers and their buddies in the financial industry are a ravenous and pernicious cancer preying on the public by purchasing political ...
by Mike Stark
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Feb 09, 2010 at 09:10 AM PST with 27 Recommends
I am a looooongtime lurker, first time diarist. I have been with this website almost since its founding. It has nearly become my news website, although I will keep my ear to the ground of the ...
by Deguello
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu Nov 14, 2013 at 05:27 PM PST with 24 Recommends
Debt collectors want one of two things: your money, or your peace of mind. They count your guilt, fear, or anger as wins – not as good as money, but getting close. If you're cheerful when they call,
by Nicholas Carroll
Comment Count 28 comments on Wed May 16, 2012 at 11:47 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
You're probably not paying much attention to my congressional district here in upstate New York. I don't blame you. Not only don't we have a congressman here in NY-29 (remember Eric Massa? Yeah, we'...
by ipsos
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Sep 21, 2010 at 07:40 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Cross Posted at Legal Schnauzer Regular readers know that a central event in our Legal ...
by RogerShuler
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Oct 29, 2009 at 04:36 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Cross Posted at Legal Schnauzer Brace yourself for some shocking news: The U.S. Supreme Court, ...
by RogerShuler
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon May 03, 2010 at 07:32 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Cross Posted at Legal Schnauzer Question: What's the only thing slimier than an unethical debt ...
by RogerShuler
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Oct 28, 2009 at 04:58 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
And where do we go to find this excellent summary? NPR? The New York Times? Time? The Washington Post? NBC News? 60 Minutes? Nope, the humor ...
by plan9pub
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Mar 11, 2011 at 11:24 AM PST with 16 Recommends
As stated in my first diary , my family and I have been suffering a thorough injustice by the hands of a mortgage servicing company and his hired goons. I would like to thank the community for all ...
by Deguello
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Nov 16, 2013 at 11:43 PM PST with 15 Recommends
Cross Posted at Legal Schnauzer We have reported on a number of low-down debt collectors, ...
by RogerShuler
Comment Count 28 comments on Mon Apr 11, 2011 at 10:12 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
crossposted from unbossed The NTEU has got to be one of the best unions at making its case to the public. Take its IRS Watch sit e. ...
by shirah
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Apr 15, 2007 at 06:28 AM PDT with 13 Recommends