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AGs band together with phone carriers to end robocalls

AGs band together with phone carriers to end robocalls


THEIR OFFICES BUT THEY SAY NO
MORE.>>THIS CALL IS THE LEGAL
DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SECURITY
ADMINISTRATION. LISA: CALLS LIKE THESE HAVE
SCAMMED PEOPLE OUT OF HUNDREDS.>>I AM THE KIND THAT WHEN THEY
SAY DON’T HANG UP I HANG UP.>>IT IS ANNOYING, I GET CALLS
FROM AREAS I IS A DID AND IT IS
DISRUPTIVE TO MY DAY.>>WE ARE COMING AFTER YOU, WE
WILL USE EVERYTHING WE CAN TO
GET YOU AND PUNISH YOU. LISA: ATTORNEYS GENERAL FROM ALL
50 STATES AND WASHINGTON, D.C. AND 12 PHONE COMPANIES HAVE
AGREED TO A DROPPED PRINCIPLES
TO FIGHT ILLEGAL CALLS.>>EACH ONE HAS AGREED TO HELP
SCREEN THESE CALLS, IDENTIFY
CALLS THAT ARE SPAM, TOO BLUNT
CALLS THAT ARE SPAM. AND AGREED TO GIVE THEIR
CUSTOMERS TOOLS TO GET RID OF
THESE CALLS. LISA: THAT WILL HELP PROTECT
CONSUMERS AND MAKE IT EASIER TO
PROSECUTE THOSE WHO MAKE THE
CALLS. THE PRINCIPLES INCLUDE
IMPLANTING CALL BLOCKING
TECHNOLOGY AT THE NETWORK LEVEL
AT NO COST TO CUSTOMERS,
MONITORING THEIR NETWORKS FOR
ROBO CALL TRAFFIC, REQUIRING TELEPHONE COMPANIES A CONTRACT
WITH TO COOPERATE IN TRACE BACK
IDENTIFICATION.>>DISAGREEMENT IN THE PROTOCOLS
WILL BE PUT IN PLACE THAT —
WILL REDUCE THE HARASSMENT THAT
WE ARE GETTING EVERY SINGLE DAY. AND REDUCE THE LOSSES THAT
PEOPLE SUFFER AND PICK UP AND
GIVE PERSONAL INFORMATION
INADVERTENTLY. LISA: UNTIL ALL THAT GETS
ROLLING RYAN FRASHURE SAYS DO
NOT ANSWER THE PHONE CALLS

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