Fees

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Verizon Wireless, Sprint Settle Allegations of Bogus Charges

Illinois consumers who believe third-party vendors charged their cellphone bills phony fees can submit restitution claims after a $158 million settlement with Verizon Wireless and Sprint.

05/12/2015

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St. Louis County to Decrease Traffic Ticket Fines

A major reform was announced for St. Louis County municipal courts regarding the way motorists will be treated who receive tickets.

04/09/2015

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Study Calls for Reform in St. Louis Area Speed-Trap Towns

Municipal traffic courts across the city and county are taking in $65 million a year, and Dave Liepholtz with Better Together says for many, it’s getting old.

10/16/2014

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Nixon Vetoes Bill Raising Motorists Fees

The legislation (SB51) would have increased the fees for obtaining and renewing driver’s licenses and registering vehicles.

06/26/2013

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Missouri Considers Phasing Out Fees for Animal Shelters

Shelters lost an exemption from fees under a law approved in 2010.

04/23/2012

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Durbin Calls For Easy-To-Understand Bank Fees Disclosure

Wants them to post one-page summaries on their websites

11/05/2011

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