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State of Minnesota sues Florida company over debt buying

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ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson claims a Florida company that sought to collect money owed to banks broke the law.


A lawsuit Lori Swanson’s office filed Wednesday alleges that United Credit Recovery sent collection notices to bank customers that included what looked like official bank documents, but really were not.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.