One Memphis woman fought back against robocallers and was awarded $459,000 in damages.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — In April, Memphis had the second highest average of robocalls per person, averaging 35.1 robocalls per person. And almost 40 million robocalls were made to Memphians last month according to YouMail, a company that tracks robocalls.
Kat Scoggin has had it with the spam and scam calls. Whether it’s the car warranty call or someone wanting to buy her house, she’d like to turn off her phone – but can’t because she works from home.
“I get a lot of legitimate calls from other cities, other states, so I can’t not answer the phone,” said Scoggin.
“The callers now are getting more sophisticated. They are…