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In Depth (Phone Fraud) #854442

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 28, 2006
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(Studio: Campbell Brown) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Myers) A scam involving IP relay, a device designed to give the deaf full access to the telephone, featured; details given of how overseas thieves use stolen credit cards to run up large orders through relay operators; FCC memo quoted. [Deaf man Steve WALKER {thru translator} – says the system has been a blessing.] [Former AT&T operators Cathy AUDIA††, Sheila SATTERWHITE††- say the majority of calls were scam calls; note they can do nothing if the call involves a crime.]

Reporter(s):
Brown, Campbell;
Myers, Lisa
Duration:
00:03:30

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