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John Oliver forgives medical debt

#EndorseThis: John Oliver Forgives $15 Million Of Medical Debt On Air

Oliver and his shell company bought the debt, he said, for half a cent on the dollar, the result of the long and circuitous path of trading, bundling, and revaluing that debt undergoes as a traded commodity — the same process that makes aggressive collection of such debts so profitable.

June 6, 2016