From: Greg Bolcer (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Mon May 08 2000 - 18:04:40 PDT
Rohit Khare wrote:
> Spammers will also love the system. For the first time, a script will be
> able to call every number in the US, delivering the spam by voice. All
> free-of-charge, of course.
Automated and recorded phone solicitation is illegal in California
and the majority of states. I'd be curious to see if they have
the same liability as ISPs or phone providers.
Pacbell has a Call Annoyance hotline at: 1800-698-7223.
If you get a spam call from these guys in California, make sure you report it.
They *love* cracking down on this type of thing.
California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)
State Office Building
505 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102
The California Attorney General's Office
200 S. Spring Street
Los Angeles, CA 90013
Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
Informal Complaints and Public Inquiries Branch
Mail Stop Code 1600A2
2025 M Street NW
Washington, DC 20554
Federal Trade Commission
Consumer Response Center
600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20580
Your Local Better Business Bureau
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