Litigation

FTC Sues Arizona Company Over Acai Pill Free Trials

CHICAGO - (AP) Dreams of rapid weight loss and fake celebrity endorsements from Oprah Winfrey and Rachael Ray lured customers into providing their credit or debit card numbers as they signed up online for a "free trial" of acai berry pills. Instead, month after month, consumers got shipments of pills. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.