Consumer Wants High Court Review Of JPMorgan FCRA Row

Law360, New York (March 30, 2012, 6:24 PM EDT) -- A Connecticut man who says his credit rating nosedived after JPMorgan Chase Bank NA handed bogus information to Equifax Inc. asked the U.S. Supreme Court this month to review his complaint, contending lower courts wrongly ignored part of the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Sean Stewart MacPherson, who petitioned the high court March 19, had requested $2.25 million in damages from Chase, saying the lender billed him for unwarranted finance charges and then delivered past-due notices to Equifax, which promptly slashed his credit rating almost 10 percent....
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