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Archive for December, 2011

Preserve Ohio’s Pro-Consumer CSPA

December 2011

The Ohio Poverty Law Center’s Linda Cook recently wrote a letter to the editor explaining why proposed legislation (HB 275) in Ohio that would provide businesses a “right to cure” under Ohio’s Consumer Sales Practices Act (CSPA) is dangerous for consumers and bad for good business. See the letter as published at Cincinnati.com Text of […]

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Improper Garnishments Harm the Poor

December 2011

Senior Attorney Linda Cook was quoted recently in a US Banker article about unlawful garnishments, explaining that unlawful garnishments harm the poor by cutting off access to food, medicine, and other life essentials.

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