Calif. AG Takes Down Bogus Health Insurance Websites

Law360, San Diego (November 15, 2013, 5:33 PM EST) -- California Attorney General Kamala Harris said Thursday she has shut down 10 private health insurance websites masquerading as the official state-run online insurance marketplace for consumers to enroll in plans under the Affordable Care Act.

“These websites fraudulently imitated Covered California in order to lure consumers away from plans that provide the benefits of the Affordable Care Act,” Harris said in a statement. “My office will continue to investigate and shut down these kinds of sites. I urge Californians to avoid health care scams by visiting...
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