Crowdfunding has become a popular way to finance start-up projects. But there's also financial risk when you kick-in money to get a music or art project off the ground: sometimes, the sponsor doesn't deliver.
Now, the attorney general in Washington has filed what's believed to be the first government action against a failed Kickstarter campaign.
From the Here & Now Contributor's Network, Austin Jenkins of the Northwest News Network reports.
This article was originally published on May 09, 2014.
This segment aired on May 9, 2014.