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Spanish dunning letter supports Fair Debt suit (access required)

An English-speaking woman who received a collection letter written almost entirely in Spanish can bring a claim against the collection agency under the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act, a federal judge in Alexandria has ruled. The plaintiff, Caroline Dykes, does not speak any Spanish. The effort to collect a credit-card debt was “false, deceptive and misleading,” ...

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