Corinthian Colleges Inc., the troubled for-profit higher-education company that will be closing operations under a deal with the U.S. Education Department, recently sold a portfolio of student loans for $19 million.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has requested documents related to the sale and Corinthian, based in Santa Ana, Calif., reported in a regulatory filling this week that the CFPB has accused the company of violating the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and the Dodd-Frank Act.

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