Monthly Archives: August 2013

Tar and feathers

See here.  Police have to be punished for this behavior. Advertisements

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What is a debt for FDCPA purposes?

Once again the character of the initial obligation controls whether or not the debt is an “FDCPA” debt.  Opinion here.

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Zoning code enforcement

Seems like something that ought to be done without the aid of a SWAT team.

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Does a debt collector need to leave their name.

We know that the FDCPA requires a phone message to identify the name of the collection company that is calling.  Does the person leaving the message have to leave their name?  Not if you follow the reasoning in this case … Continue reading

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Exactly when did this become a police state?

The police are lying to judges.  Story here. The government is pressing ISPs to install spying software.  Story here. An the government is creating malware to identify internet users using anonomus software sites.  Story here.

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You gotta me kidding me

I simply cannot imagine a scenario where police have to use a Taser and a shotgun with a beanbag round to subdue a 95 year old man who used a walker to move around.  Yes, read that again.  The police … Continue reading

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