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I think I am being scammed from a craigslist contact. Utah.

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I think I am being scammed from a craigslist contact

Lawyer's Assistant: Because consumer protection law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Utah

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

I don't think so and i am nervous about the situation

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

The caller said i was talking to his 14 year old son and he wants compensation

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Good morning. Is there is a situation whereby you were speaking with someone online or via text and they said they were an adult and now claim to be a minor?

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