Roundup: AT&T to refund clients hit by billing scam; DC, 43 states settle with Barclays – Washington Post

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AT&T has agreed to pay $7.75 million for letting scammers accused of running a drug ring bill consumers for fake directory assistance. AT&T received a fee from the scamming companies for each charge the telephone giant placed on its customers’ bills …
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