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Press Room & Announcements

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Friday, January 2, 2015

DISH Accused of Misleading Customers Over Price for Satellite Service

Monday, December 22, 2014

DENVER — Colorado Attorney General John Suthers today announced civil law enforcement actions against foreclosure law firms Robert J. Hopp & Associates and The Hopp Law Firm, including its principal Robert Hopp and affiliated title company National Title, and The Vaden Law Firm, including its principal Wayne Vaden and affiliated title company City Park Title. The firms and their affiliated businesses are accused of inflating foreclosure costs charged to homeowners and others in violation of the Colorado Consumer Protection Act and the Colorado Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.

Friday, December 19, 2014

Affected Customers to Receive $67.5 Million

DENVER—The Colorado Attorney General’s Office and T-Mobile USA, Inc., announced today a $90 million settlement agreement to resolve “cramming” charges. This now puts to rest allegations that T-Mobile placed unauthorized charges for third-party services on customer’s wireless phone bills. Of the $90 million at least $67.5 million will go directly to consumers who were victims.

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

StopFraudColorado.gov Microsite Will Help Coloradans Avoid and Report Fraud

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Sirius XM Agrees to Multi-State Consumer Protection Settlement

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

DENVER – The Colorado Attorney General’s Office is announcing the successful outcome of a lawsuit brought earlier this year against Paymon’s Market, Inc. for selling “spice,” a synthetic cannabinoid. Rahmatollah Ghamari, owner of the convenience store agreed to pay $100,000 to settle the case.

Thursday, October 9, 2014

DENVER—For defrauding investors of more than $750,000 in an oil and gas wells securities scheme, Robert Allen Zickefoose (D.O.B. 07/19/64) will serve a 10-year prison sentence. He was initially indicted by the Colorado Attorney General’s Office in July of 2013 and plead guilty in July 2014. Zickefoose failed to appear for his hearing last month and subsequently, an El Paso County judge issued the sentencing order.

Thursday, October 9, 2014

10/09/2014

AT&T Mobility to Pay $105 Million in for ‘Cramming’ Customers’ Bills

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Bogus Coupon Scheme Triggered Consumer Complaints Resulting in Lawsuit

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

DENVER—The Colorado Attorney General’s Office announced that the statewide grand jury has issued a 37-count indictment against six family members for using their status in the real estate industry to perpetrate a fraud-for-profit mortgage fraud scheme. The family is accused of manipulating “straw buyers” to buy and sell properties destined for foreclosure.

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