Real estate brokers pocketing hefty fees my face antitrust probe

A lucrative real estate commission system in which brokers pocket 6% of sales and critics inflate home prices could face a federal antitrust probe after years of investigation. A person familiar with the matter told Bloomberg. The Justice Department’s scrutiny comes amid two private class-action lawsuits aimed at loosening the powerful National Association of Realtors’ […]

Wisconsin woman charged with pocketing up to $100K in Honor Flight donations

Prosecutors have charged a Wisconsin woman with embezzling tens of thousands of dollars in donations to a program that sends veterans to Washington, DC. Joni Nogay of Kudahi was charged June 22 with grand theft of $10,000 to $100,000 in a business setting. If convicted, he could face up to 10 years in prison and […]

Georgia bars election offices from pocketing ‘Zuckerbucks’ and other private outsider funds

Republicans in Georgia have taken important steps to ensure that outside forces cannot financially interfere in the state’s elections. Governor Brian Kemp ratified state Senator Max Burns (Republican). Senate Bill 222 On Wednesday, it will ensure that “all costs and expenses related to election administration are lawfully and appropriately paid for by public funds.” Starting […]


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