But none of the shows happened and that's why Coffey says he feels fans should get their money back."I'm not insensitive to the fact that Ryan is sick, I'm not. But that has nothing to do with business, pay someone to return the money, find a way to get the people their money back," Coffey said. As for Pay Pal, they wouldn't comment on the specifics of any Pay Pal account, but in general a rep says they don't hold any money, they just take a broker fee.

They have a buyer protection policy and can secure customers a refund only if it is filed within 45 days of purchase.

For Canada residents, contact the Canadian Anti-Fraud Center on their toll-free line at 1-888-495-8501 or submit a form online.

"We may have information we don't give to [the PRS team]", Gazzerro said, "but we need to make sure [the episode is] produceable." Story arcs were also outlined for each "character" on the show, and the production team had publicly expressed its hope that a romantic relationship would develop between the research team leader Ryan Buell and one of the women on the series.

The production team and the show's researchers say that no pressure was put on the research team to act in certain ways or make paranormal discoveries. Cable television reality shows about the paranormal require only about a quarter of the budget of a scripted show of the same length.

' moments", Gazzerro told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

Information about the event under investigation may also be held back from the students in order to create dramatic tension, and only situations which will have a conclusive outcome are investigated.

They also draw much-coveted younger viewers, and lean slightly more female than male (a difficult demographic to draw for most cable networks not explicitly targeting women) The cable network reported that this included 1.6 million people aged 18 to 49 (a highly coveted demographic by broadcasters and advertisers).

It also included 1.5 million viewers in the 25-to-54 age range, A&E's target demographic.Every episode of the show was outlined by the production team first, co-executive producer Tina Gazzerro stated, to ensure that a producible episode will result."We try to identify where we get our discovery moments, our 'Ah-ha!If you're owed money from one of Buell's events, let me know on my Facebook page at Troubleshooter Diane Wilson WTVD.Paranormal State was an American paranormal reality television series that premiered on the A&E Network on December 10, 2007.However, just over the weekend it was posted on Buell's page that they're doing their very best to move the refund requests along.