Attorney General Hunter Urges Congressional Leadership to Better Protect Seniors Victimized by Fraud

OKLAHOMA CITY – Attorney General Mike Hunter today sent a letter to congressional leadership, urging both chambers to amend the 1984 Victims of Crime Act to include senior citizens victimized by fraud as eligible for reimbursement by the Crime Victims Fund.Reimbursements distributed from the Crime Victims Fund are typically reserved for victims of violent crime, not financial or white-collar crimes.Edith’s Bill, or the Edith Shorougian Senior Victims of Fraud Compensation Act, would ...  Read More...