NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The parent company of New York Sports Club and Lucille Roberts is facing a lawsuit over illegal charges.

New York State Attorney General Letitia James accuses TSI of illegally charging members after gyms closed in March due to the pandemic.

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After James sent a letter to the company in April, fees and dues were frozen.

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The charges allegedly resumed on or around Sept. 1 and credits were never provided.

The suit also maintains fraudulent practices were carried out when customers tried to cancel memberships.

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