Supreme Court says government debt collectors can’t robocall your cell anymore

Supreme Court says government debt collectors can’t robocall your cell anymore

The US Supreme Court has upheld a federal ban on robocalls to cellphones from 1991, and it struck down a provision that exempted government-debt collectors. The ruling concerns the 1991 Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), which prohibited “almost all robocalls to phones.

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Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro tests positive for COVID-19

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro tests positive for COVID-19

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has tested positive for COVID-19, he announced today. He is 65 years old. Over the weekend, he attended a US Independence Day event with US Ambassador Todd Chapman. Neither Bolsonaro nor Chapman wore a mask at the event.

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