Doj Sues At&t Over Nigerian Scam

DOJ sues AT&T over Nigerian scamPoliticoThe Justice Department is accusing AT&T of improperly billing a federal subsidy fund for calls made by Nigerian scam artists, in a lawsuit announced today. AT&T allegedly sought reimbursement from the Telecommunications Relay Services Fund for calls it ...Suit Claims AT&T Billed US for Nigerian ScamWall Street JournalGov't sues AT&T over Internet callsSan Francisco Chronicleall 121 news articles »

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  • AT&T profiting from Nigerian scammers, DoJ charges
    AT&T can't catch a break from the US government. First the feds squashed Big Phone's proposed merger with Deutsche Telekom's T-Mobile USA, and now the Department of Justice has slapped a suit on the ...
    03/25/2012 - 8:23 pm | View Link
  • US DOJ sues AT&T for improper IP Relay billing, alleges millions in false claims to FCC
    The service is also abused by individuals overseas to defraud U.S. businesses (think infamous Nigerian scams), which prompted the FCC to establish a law requiring telecom providers, including AT&T, to ...
    03/22/2012 - 11:24 am | View Link
  • DOJ sues AT&T over Nigerian scam
    The Justice Department is accusing AT&T of improperly billing a federal subsidy fund for calls made by Nigerian scam artists, in a lawsuit announced today. AT&T allegedly sought reimbursement from the ...
    03/22/2012 - 5:31 am | View Link
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