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Federal Court Affirms Immunity of Lac Vieux Desert Band’s Sovereign Lending Solutions (and Employee)

Here is the opinion in Bynon v. Mansfield (E.D. Pa.): 16-1 Motion to Dismiss 18 Response Brief 19 Reply 20 – Opinion 21 – Order We posted the complaint here.

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RICA Suit against Payday Lenders Tangentially Involving Tribal Sovereign Lending

Here is the complaint in Bynon v. Mansfield (E.D. Pa.): 1 Complaint An excerpt: The defendants in this case are conspirators in a usury scam. The defendants charged plaintiff Breanda Bynon interest at the rate of 182.02% A.P.R. on a $5,000 loan. … Continue reading

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