N.C. attorney general suing McKinney company, alleging it aided robocall scams

N.C. attorney general suing McKinney company, alleging it aided robocall scams

1/28/2022 3:40:00 AM

N.C. attorney general suing McKinney company, alleging it aided robocall scams

North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein has filed a lawsuit against a McKinney-based company, alleging that it has aided scammers in placing more than...

helped suspected scammers place more than 515 million robocalls over a period from December 2020 through April 2021.The robocalls opened the door to at least one Raleigh woman losing more than one million dollars, according to the article.“Because only a small percentage of recipients will fall for these scams, their success depends on the scammers’ ability to bombard U.S. consumers with millions of these calls every day,” the lawsuit said. “And this is where defendants come in.”

According to its website, Articul8 was founded in 2015 and “is driven by its core people and leadership.” The company does not list its address on its website but does say it is located in McKinney.Stein told the paper that Articul8 was directly responsible for enabling the scams.

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