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Phone scamming up 30 percent last year: Report

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Can't help but feel...

This couldn't happen without tacit complicity from the telcos who are 'on the take'. And with toothless regulation, you only ever see paltry fines like those below. But these guys are outright 'crimos' in suits! Fining them just hurts company workers, customers and shareholders!

Will we ever see any jail-time for greedy fraudulent execs???

"In October, AT&T agreed to pay $105 million to settle claims it billed wireless customers for unauthorized charges for services including horoscopes, ring tones and love tips. In May, Sprint Corp. and Verizon Wireless agreed to pay a combined $158 million to settle similar claims. And today FCC to Fine AT&T $100 Million for Slowing Mobile Data"...

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