$15 Million Settlement in Tribe-For-Hire Scam

Mark Herring

Virginia’s Attorney General Mark Herring settled the landmark case this week. (Credit: Manuel Balce Ceneta / AP)

More than 15,000 victims of a predatory lending scheme in Virginia are having their loans absolved and receiving cash awards. That’s thanks to a $15 million settlement agreement approved in federal court in Richmond this week, one of the largest of its kind in history. Michael Pope has the story.

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