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Calif.: Firms Liable for Paycheck Cashing Fees

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Calif.: Firms Liable for Paycheck Cashing Fees

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Calif.: Firms Liable for Paycheck Cashing Fees

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California lawmakers hold a hearing examining why workers in the state are being forced to pay a fee to cash their paychecks — in violation of state law. State officials say employers are liable because some of the banks they use to process their payrolls are charging fees to cash checks. NPR's Elaine Korry reports.

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