KDFW Fox 4 News: Dallas city leaders vote to block opening of payday lending chain

June 17, 2015

The City of Dallas blocked a payday lending chain on Wednesday from opening a business.

The owner is a state lawmaker, whom one city councilmember accused of not following the law.

Dallas City Council member Jerry Allen has spent four years fighting against the payday lending practices that he says entrap the city’s most vulnerable residents.

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