Disciplinary actions

The actions reported by these states range from minor paperwork errors to serious violations of state law. In many cases, organizations named here failed to register or registered late, but have since filed the proper paperwork. Most of the charities in this database are not on the Times/CIR list of America’s 50 worst. That list is based on money paid to professional solicitation companies, not regulatory actions.

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14
Total violations
14
Different state regulators
2
Year span

Violation detailsFines: $2,100,000

Date Source Action Details
Jan. 12, 1991 CT Deceptive sweepstakes Details
March 5, 1989 IA consumer fraud lawsuit Details
Jan. 12, 1991 IL Deceptive sweepstakes Details
Jan. 12, 1991 MA Deceptive sweepstakes Details
Jan. 12, 1991 MN Deceptive sweepstakes Details
None MO Deceptive sweepstakes Details
Jan. 12, 1991 NJ Deceptive sweepstakes Details
Jan. 12, 1991 NY Deceptive sweepstakes Details
Jan. 12, 1991 OR Deceptive sweepstakes Details
Jan. 12, 1991 PA Deceptive sweepstakes Details
None TX Deceptive sweepstakes Details
None US POSTAL SERVICE Deceptive sweepstakes Details
Jan. 12, 1991 VA Deceptive sweepstakes Details
Jan. 12, 1991 WA Deceptive sweepstakes Details