Texas Family Accuses La Quinta Hotel Of Price Gouging During Winter Storms"The money was more important than human life." That's what one Texas family is accusing a hotel of after they were forced to seek shelter during the devastating winter storms.
District Attorney’s Office Issues Warning About Price Gouging After Texas Winter StormsThe Tarrant County District Attorney’s Office has issued an alert for consumers and a warning for businesses about price gouging.
Texans Warned To Be Leery Of Price Gouging, Scams In Wake Of Tropical StormsWith the approach of Tropical Storms Marco and Laura, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is warning residents to be leery of price gouging and scams that are seen during times of disaster.
Pharmaceutical Company's $2,340 Price For Coronavirus Drug Draws CriticismThe maker of a drug shown to shorten recovery time for severely ill COVID-19 patients says it will charge $2,340 for a typical treatment course.
Coronavirus: Texas Accuses US' Largest Egg Producer Of Price GougingA lawsuit filed Thursday by Republican Attorney General Ken Paxton alleges that Cal-Maine Foods raised generic eggs price by 300% even though the pandemic hasn't disrupted its supply chain.
North Texas Gun, Ammo Seller Hit With Dozens Of Price Gouging Complaints From CustomersDozens of customers have filed complaints about Cheaper Than Dirt, an online firearm and ammunition seller based in Fort Worth.
North Texans File Dozens Of Price Gouging Complaints During Coronavirus OutbreakThe businesses named on the Texas Attorney General’s list of price gouging complaints grows by the day, but none of those CBS 11 checked could be verified.
Price-Gouging Allegation Leaves 750,000 Face Masks In LimboUnlimited had bidding on N95 respirator masks reaching as high as $180 for a package of 16 masks. Amazon sold a set of 100 for $4.21 in late January.
Texas Governor, AG Issue Warning On Potential Price-Gouging Of Medical Supplies During Coronavirus Threat“Price-gouging is un-Texan and will not be tolerated in our state,” read the joint statement. "We will work to combat any attempt to exploit public health and safety for monetary gain.”
6 Texas Gas Stations Agree To Refund Customers For Hurricane Harvey Price GougingFour of the gas stations are in North Texas. They signed agreements promising to reimburse consumers who were charged $3.99 or more per gallon of gas during Harvey.
Gas Station Agrees To Refund Customers After Price Gouging During Hurricane HarveyThe owners of Big Willy's have agreed to refund customers after being accused of price gouging during Hurricane Harvey at gas stations in North Texas.
North Texas Victims Of Gas Price Gouging During Harvey Can Get Settlement MoneyThe Consumer Protection Division of the Texas Attorney General's Office finalized a settlement with the owner of several Dallas-Fort Worth area gas stations accused of price gouging last year.
FDA Clears Generic Rival To High-Priced EpiPenThe Food and Drug Administration on Thursday cleared Teva Pharmaceutical Industries to start selling generic versions EpiPen and EpiPen Jr., years after the Israeli drugmaker requested it.
45+ Texas Gas Stations Accused Of Harvey Price Gouging SettleFour dozen Texas gasoline stations, most of them in in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, accused of Hurricane Harvey-related price gouging have agreed to issue refunds to purchasers.
Texas AG Files More Hurricane Harvey Price Gouging LawsuitsOne of the lawsuits is against Big Willy’s which has locations south/southwest the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. The business is said to have charged $3.99 and $4.99 per gallon of unleaded gasoline at numerous stations.