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FCC issues USD 3.4 mln in fines for cramming

Friday 19 February 2016 | 09:22 CET | News
The Federal Communications Commission fined related companies Calling 10 and Telseven, as well as their owner, Patrick Hines, more than USD 3.4 million. The companies deceived consumers who mistakenly called their toll-free numbers about their purported services and then subsequently billed those consumers for services that were neither provided nor requested, a practice known as 'cramming'. 

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