Inside Karen Velie’s Frivolous Lawsuit Scam

Aaron Ochs
9 min readOct 27, 2020

Six years ago, my former employer told me that CalCoastNews co-founder Karen Velie personally told her that she “made income” filing lawsuits.

These comments were made during a time when Velie attempted to blackmail my employer. The implication was fairly clear: if I wasn’t fired for my job, Velie was going to harass my employer and her family through a lawsuit, specifically a…

Aaron Ochs

Author, artist, advocate and entrepreneur from Morro Bay, California.