Illinois Federal Judge Refuses To Dismiss Class Suit Over Debt Collection Calls

CHICAGO - An Illinois federal judge on Aug. 10 denied a motion to dismiss a class complaint filed by two Illinois men who allege that they received automated phone calls to their cell phones from a debt collection company seeking to collect money from a family member (Nicholas Martin, et al. v. Leading Edge Recovery Solutions, LLC, et al., No. 11-5886, N.D. Ill.; 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 112795).

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