Laramie, WY – Wyoming consumers who believe they were deceived by the computer company Dell are now eligible for settlement funds. Dell has agreed to pay 25-thousand dollars to Wyoming residents after accusations the company made misleading financing and service offers to PC buyers.
Cheyenne, WY – A bill that would make it easier to strip driving privileges from parents who fail to make child support payments has received preliminary approval in the House.
Rep. Mary Throne of Cheyenne is the main sponsor of the bill. It would apply to parents who fall more than 5-thousand dollars behind in their required child support payments and who haven't made a payment in 90 days.
Cheyenne, Wyo. – Wyoming has taken the first step to join several other states that have banned discretionary clauses in a health insurance contract.
The state Senate passed a bill that imposes a ban by a 26-4 vote. Discretionary clauses give an insurance company the power to determine whether someone is eligible for insurance benefits when a claim is filed.
Laramie, WYo. – Almost all figures point to a ten- to 15-percent drop off from last year for Teton County. That goes for air travelers and occupancy rates in area hotels and condos. The executive director of the Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce, Tim O'Donoghue, says it is the slowest he's seen during the decade he's lived in the community.