Detroit Free Press

Largest daily newspaper in Detroit. Owned by Gannett.
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Primary geographic focus: Michigan
Organization type(s): Media
Acronym or short name: Freep


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Detroit Pistons’ Tom Gores’ company sued in Mass. prisoner call lawsuit

Kirkland Crawford, Tresa Baldas
Detroit Free Press
May 8, 2018
According to a lawsuit filed Wednesday by consumer and prisoner rights groups, Gores' company is tied to an illegal kickback scheme that nearly doubles the cost of jail phone calls made by inmates in Massachusetts.

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Michigan is 1 of 5 harshest states for driver’s license suspensions over court fees, fines

Niraj Warikoo
Detroit Free Press
September 29, 2017
The Legal Aid Justice Center analyzed the driver's license suspension polices of 50 states. Michigan's were among the five harshest.


Death and divorce don’t get sympathy from loan servicers

Susan Tompor
Detroit Free Press
March 23, 2016
The National Consumer Law Center released a report today detailing troubles faced after a transfer of ownership as a result of a death or family breakup.

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