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Bill Seeks Justice for Defrauded Wells Fargo Victims

Friday, December 2, 2016
Charlene Crowell | The Washington Informer
Melissa Stegman
Charlene Crowell

A series of developments following the Wells Fargo scandal has now led to the introduction of legislation designed to bring financial justice to the millions of consumers affected by fees and fraudulent accounts they never authorized nor opened. On Dec. 1, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown of Ohio introduced a bill that would grant Wells Fargo victims their own day in court — even if they signed contracts that included arbitration for legitimately-opened accounts with the bank.