Consumer anger over automated teller machine fees has flared again in a lawsuit filed against Bank of America Corp. by a Seattle resident who said he was improperly surcharged at a machine the bank owns in a grocery store.

The lawsuit, filed Sept. 21 in U.S. District Court in Seattle, alleges that the bank violated the Electronic Funds Transfer Act when it surcharged Bank of America customers at unbranded ATMs the bank owns and operates at off-premises sites.

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