Archive for April 26th, 2011

KABOOM! Texas Jury Hits ‘Debt-Repair’ MLM Firm With $13.8 Million Verdict; Panel Even Says Defendants Must Pay State’s Cost If They Appeal

KABOOM! Texas Jury Hits 'Debt-Repair' MLM Firm With $13.8 Million Verdict; Panel Even Says Defendants Must Pay State's Cost If They Appeal

BULLETIN: UPDATED 10:03 P.M. EDT (U.S.A.) A jury in Harris County, Texas, has thrown down the gauntlet to hucksters targeting financially strapped consumers by finding more than 1,400 violations and returning a spectacular verdict of $13.8 million against a purported “debt repair” firm that had a multilevel-marketing component. The jury, which found that the accused […]

BULLETIN: Suspect Captured In Colorado Pipe-Bomb Case; Earl Albert Moore Nabbed By Boulder Police Department; Records Show He Was Released From Federal Prison Less Than Two Weeks Ago

BULLETIN: Suspect Captured In Colorado Pipe-Bomb Case; Earl Albert Moore Nabbed By Boulder Police Department; Records Show He Was Released From Federal Prison Less Than Two Weeks Ago

BULLETIN: A man who spent time in federal prison for bank robbery and is believed to have left a pipe bomb and two propane tanks at a Colorado shopping mall last week has been captured by the Boulder Police Department at a grocery store, the FBI said. Earl Albert Moore, 65, had become the subject […]