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Russell v. Absolute Collection Servs., 12-2357

Judgment as a matter of law in favor of plaintiff-debtor over defendant debt collector is affirmed in its entirety, where defendant’s conduct violated the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) 15 U.S.C. section 1692-1692p and the North Carolina Collection Agency Act section 58-70-1 by falsely reporting the status of the debt and threatening to report the paid-off debt to credit bureaus as past due.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 08/15/2014
  • Published 08/15/2014

Judges

  • FLOYD

Court

  • United States Fourth Circuit

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