Man says car repossession violated state code

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Story Link: Click Here     POINT PLEASANT — A Marine Corps veteran is suing Ally Financial Inc. and West Virginia Automobile Adjustment Inc., auto financier and adjuster, citing alleged unlawful repossession. Christopher Williams filed a complaint on Aug. 8 in … Continue reading →

Tales of Tiny, the repo man

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Story Link: Click Here  The other week, I was down around Hogback Street visiting my buddy, John. Ol’ John is a storyteller in his own right. Yes-sir-ree bob, why, he can hang in there with the best of them. Well, … Continue reading →

Meet ‘Repo Man’ author

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Story/Video Link: Click Here  GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) The author of a popular book is in Grand Rapids to appear at an event that’s part of the GR Reads program. Michigan native W. Bruce Cameron is the author of “The … Continue reading →

A Second Auto Crisis is Brewing

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Story Link: Click Here Last Sunday, on HBO’s Last Week Tonight, John Oliver offered audiences quite the disparaging look at today’s auto lending industry. The late-night television host frighteningly likened today’s lending practices with the subprime mortgage crisis of 2008, … Continue reading →

More than $390K worth of Petersburg firefighting equipment repossessed

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Story Link: Click Here  PETERSBURG, VA (WWBT) – The Petersburg Fire Department confirms more than $390,000 worth of new firefighting gear has been repossessed. “Well, it is a unique situation,” said Petersburg Deputy Fire Chief Brian Sturdivant. “I have to make … Continue reading →

Woman alleges injuries in connection with repossession

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Story Link: Click Here    CHICAGO — An individual is suing Barnes Used Cars Inc., d/b/a Barnes Auto Group, citing alleged vicarious liability.  Idella S. Brown filed a complaint on Aug. 8 in Cook County Circuit Court against the defendant, … Continue reading →

Police investigate unusual car repossession in Springfield

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Story Link: Click Here  SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KSPR) — The homeowners’ daughter said she heard a noise outside her window — and they went to check it out. “Some guy had our car, it was sitting right there, hooked up to … Continue reading →

Family seeks return of repossessed pet greyhound

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Story Link: Click Here  An online campaign is seeking to return a rescued greyhound to the family who adopted her. Anthony Desnick and Ulla Tervo-Desnick took to Facebook on Saturdayafter their greyhound, Lucy, was reportedly taken from them byGreyhound Pets … Continue reading →

Teen’s car repossessed, mom discovers it’s not financed

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Story Link: Click Here  (WSVN) – It may have happened to you. You drive home in your dream car after being told you got financing. A few days later, you are told to return to the dealer because do not … Continue reading →

Dealership fined after car repo

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Story Link: Click Here  PLAINWELL, Mich. (WOOD) — The state is taking action against a West Michigan car dealership for selling a car and then demanding its return after financing fell through. It’s a practice called “spot delivery,” and the … Continue reading →