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7th Circuit: Collection agency entitled to fees after woman defaulted on small hospital debt – Indiana Lawyer

Related News and Opinion September 15, 2021 September 15, 2021 September 15, 2021 September 14, 2021 September 14, 2021 A collection agency didn’t violate the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act when it attempted to collect attorney fees and “fees-on-fees” from an Indianapolis woman who defaulted on a small debt to an Indiana hospital system, the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled. In 2013, Ann Robbins incurred a medical debt to Community Health Network Inc. for services provided to her children. At the time of the service, she signed a written agreement to pay the charges the hospital billed to …

 

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