Harassing Communications in Alabama – Consumer Protection Attorney Judson E. Crump

So you’re getting phone calls that are bogus and offensive.  Are they legally “Harassing Communications?” Like many states, Alabama has a criminal statute that bans certain types of harassing communications.  The statute says this: Ala. Code Sec. 13A-11-8(b) A person commits the crime of harassing communications if, with intent to […]

What Makes a Debt Collection Call Illegal? – Alabama Consumer Credit Attorney Judson E. Crump 1

Are You Getting Harassing Telephone Calls From Debt Collectors?  They Might Be Illegal! Sure, a bona fide creditor has a right to ask you for payment, but when do good faith collection efforts end and illegal harassment begin? There are basically two ways that a phone call can be illegal: The […]