State Attorneys General Map and News

April 20, 2024

New York

Attorney General James Urges U.S. Senate to Confirm Adeel Mangi to Federal Appeals Bench

DOJ

Attorney General Merrick B. Garland Statement on the Senate’s Vote on the Reauthorization and Reform of Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act Section 702

April 19, 2024

California

California Department of Justice Releases Report on Officer-Involved Shooting of Nelson Szeto

Pennsylvania

Shell Falcon Pipeline Charged with Failures to Report Drilling Issues that Caused Industrial Waste, Potential Pollution of Water

Arizona

Attorney General Mayes Sends Letter to Hospitals and Medical Providers Clarifying Abortion Law Status

Arizona Mexican Mafia Members and Associates Indicted for Fraudulent Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Claims

DOJ

Attorney General Merrick B. Garland Statement on the 29th Anniversary of the Oklahoma City Bombing

Readout of Justice Department and EU Network Meeting on Battlefield Evidence

Dark Web Vendor Sentenced for Distributing Narcotics and Ordered to Forfeit $150M

Justice Department Announces Medical Legal Partnership Project for Incarcerated Individuals

Hedge Fund Manager Sentenced for Operating Multimillion-Dollar Ponzi Scheme

Justice Department’s Environment and Natural Resources Division Commemorates Earth Day and Releases the Division’s Accomplishments Report for Fiscal Year 2023

Iowa

Attorney General Bird Sues Biden EPA to Block Electric Vehicle Mandate

Attorney General Bird Statement on EPA Granting Request for E15 Sales in Summer 2024

Arkansas

Attorney General Griffin Announces More Than $49 Million in Tobacco Settlement Funds

Virginia

April 19th, 2024 - Attorney General Miyares Joins 25-State Coalition to Slam the Brakes on Biden Administration’s EV Mandate

South Carolina

Attorney General Alan Wilson announce state receives more than $70 Million in tobacco settlement funds

Missouri

Attorney General Bailey Files Suit to Shut Down Illegal Casino in Dunklin County

Michigan

AG Nessel’s FORCE Team Partners with Postal Inspection Service to Combat Organized Retail Crimes

AG Nessel Warns Fans of Price Gouging Tied to NFL Draft

April 18, 2024

Pennsylvania

Attorney General Henry Announces MOU with U.S. Department of Transportation that will Promote Fair Treatment of Air Travelers

Utah

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AG Reyes Writes FERC to Hold Asset Managers Accountable and Protect Utahns

California

Attorney General Bonta Visits Affordable Housing Development in Oakland, Touts DOJ Actions to House Californians

Arizona

Attorney General Mayes Successfully Advances Legislation to Protect Homeowners from Predatory Agreements

Mississippi

AG Fitch Leads Bipartisan Coalition Asking Supreme Court to Reconsider Section 230 Immunity

Oklahoma

Drummond praises House for approving HB 4156

Nebraska

Attorney General Mike Hilgers Joins 25-State Coalition to Halt the Biden Administration’s Electric Vehicle Manda

North Carolina

Attorney General Josh Stein Announces NC Receives $139 Million Payment from Tobacco Master Settlement

North Carolina has Received $220 Million in FY 23-24 to Fight Opioid Crisis

New Jersey

AG Platkin Announces New Law Enforcement Guidelines for Sexual Assault Responses at Sexual Violence Prevention Symposium in Trenton

Missouri

Attorney General Bailey Puts KC Mayor on Notice About State Law Criminalizing Knowing Transportation of Illegal Aliens

Michigan

AG Nessel Testifies in Support of BRITE Act

DOJ

Federal Agencies Launch Portal for Public Reporting of Anticompetitive Practices in Health Care Sector

Justice Department Secures Agreement with City of Virginia Beach to Improve Access for Individuals with Disabilities

Justice Department Launches Updated Voting Rights and Elections Website

Justice Department Seizes Four Web Domains Used to Create Over 40,000 Spoofed Websites and Store the Personal Information of More Than a Million Victims

Justice Department Sues to Shut Down Miami Return Preparer

Readout of Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco’s Trip to Detroit and Chicago

Illinois

Attorney General Raoul’s Legislation Regarding Child Pornography and Use of Artificial Intelligence to Go to the Senate

Florida

Attorney General Moody Takes Multistate Legal Action to Block Radical Green New Deal Emissions Rule

Alaska

Attorney General Treg Taylor Joins 24 States Challenging EPA’s Electric Vehicle Mandate

April 17, 2024

Missouri

Attorney General Bailey Launches Consumer Protection Investigation to Combat Dangerous, Illicit Products

Tennessee

TN AG Skrmetti Joins Coalition Demanding EPA End Its Racially Discriminatory Practices

New Jersey

AG Platkin, Division on Civil Rights Announce Enforcement Actions in Ten Cases Involving Alleged Housing Discrimination

District of Columbia

Attorney General Schwalb Forces NRA Foundation Reform After NRA Used Charitable Donations Without Oversight

Arkansas

Attorney General Griffin Leads 23-State Amicus in Support of West Virginia’s Abortion Law

Arizona

Attorney General Mayes Supports New Rules Targeting Money Laundering

New York

Attorney General James Secures More than $700,000 from Pathward Bank for Illegally Freezing Bank Accounts and Turning Over Consumer Funds to Debt Collectors

California

Attorney General Bonta Supports Closing Real Estate Loophole Used for Financial Crimes

April 16, 2024

Connecticut

Attorney General Tong Announces Airline Passenger Protection Partnership with U.S. Department of Transportation

Florida

Attorney General Moody Leads Multistate Legal Action Demanding the EPA Rescind Environmental Justice” Initiatives Harming States

Illinois

Attorney General Raoul Files Lawsuit Against Real Estate Brokerage Company for Deceptive Business Practices

Virginia

Virginia Receives Over $100 Million in Opioid Settlement Funds

Attorney General Miyares Demands Bank of America Cease Practice of Debanking Conservatives

North Carolina

Attorney General Josh Stein Wins $20 Million for Faster Internet in North Carolina

Massachusetts

AG Campbell Issues Advisory Providing Guidance On How State Consumer Protection And Other Laws Apply To Artificial Intelligence

Texas

Attorney General Ken Paxton Secures Unanimous SCOTUS Win on Texas Property Rights Case

Mississippi

AG Fitch Announces a Renewed Partnership With DHS and CPS to Serve Children and Families

New York

Attorney General James and Congressman Adriano Espaillat Warn New Yorkers About Real Estate Scams Targeting the Dominican Community

Attorney General James Announces Agreement with Brooklyn Catholic Diocese for Mishandling of Clergy Sexual Abuse Cases

California

Attorney General Bonta Announces Final Regulations Implementing New Online Charitable Fundraising Law

Attorney General Bonta Urges Court to Uphold Anti-Discrimination Protections Under the Voting Rights Act

April 15, 2024

Illinois

Attorney General Raoul Defends Rule to Strengthen Particulate Matter Pollution Standards

Michigan

AG Nessel Re-Issues Alert to Warn Medium and Small Business Owners That Tax Scams May Target Them

New Jersey

Governor Murphy, Attorney General Platkin, and New Jersey State Police Announce a Nearly 70% Reduction in Expungement Backlog

AG Platkin, Division of Consumer Affairs Announce Proposed Rules to Combat Sexual Misconduct and Abuse in Physician Exam Rooms

Washington

Federal judge rules that plastic surgeon acted illegally by restricting online reviews through the use of non-disclosure agreements

Idaho

US Supreme Court Allows Idaho to Enforce Law Protecting Vulnerable Children

Iowa

Attorney General Bird Warns Iowans of Tax Scams

Oklahoma

Drummond leads national coalition opposing new EPA methane rule

California

Attorney General Bonta, Secretary of State Weber File Lawsuit Against Huntington Beach over Unlawful Municipal Voter ID Amendment

April 12, 2024

Illinois

Attorney General Raoul Files Lawsuit Against Sauget Facility Owner for Dangerous Chemical Storage Conditions

Michigan

AG Nessel Saves I&M Customers $11.2 million, Nixes Ratepayer Subsidization of Sweetheart Deal Between Utility and Affiliates

New Jersey

Governor Murphy, Attorney General Platkin Announce $12 Million in Funding for Community Crisis Response Teams

Arkansas

Attorney General Griffin Leades 11-State Coalition Urging Congress to Incentivize American Drone Development

Maine

Attorney General Aaron M. Frey Announces Lawsuit Against Monsanto for Manufacture and Sale of Dangerous Chemicals

New York

Attorney General James and Pine Barrens Commission Announce Agreement With Landscaping Supplier for Illegally Destroying Protected Land on Long Island

Attorney General James Secures More Than $1 Million from Northwell Health for Deceptively Advertising COVID-19 Testing Sites

California

Attorney General Bonta: Unanimous U.S. Supreme Court Decision Protects Transportation Workers’ Rights

Pennsylvania

CHARGES: Allegheny County Insurance Agent Used Bundle’ Promotion Ruse to Bilk Consumers of $60,000

April 11, 2024

Alaska

State Files Against EPA in U.S. District Court, Calling Out Unlawful Order on State Land in Bristol Bay

Illinois

Attorney General Raoul, Advocates Advance Legislation to Expand Eligibility and Accessibility to Crime Victims Compensation Program

Louisiana

Attorney General Liz Murrill’s Consumer Tips for Natural Disaster victims

Michigan

AG Nessel and LARA Reissues Warnings About Imposter Scams

California

Attorney General Bonta: California’s Unfair Competition Law Supersedes Insurance Policy Statute of Limitations

April 10, 2024

DOJ

Colonial Oil to Pay $2.8 Million Penalty for Failure to Meet Clean Air Act Fuels Regulations

False Claims Act Complaint Filed Against Regeneron Pharmaceuticals for Fraudulent Drug Pricing Reporting

Michigan

AG Nessel Warns Michigan Residents of New SSA Impersonation Scam

Iowa

Attorney General Bird Leads 13-State Lawsuit to Pull the Plug on Biden Electric Vehicle Handout and Defend Ethanol

Oklahoma

Attorney General Drummond files first lawsuits stemming from soaring natural gas prices in 2021 winter storm

April 9, 2024

Florida

Attorney General Moody Files Suit Against Biden’s Illegal Student Loan Plan

DOJ

Court Enjoins Philips Respironics from Manufacturing and Distributing Adulterated and Misbranded Sleep and Respiratory Devices at or from Three Pennsylvania Facilities

Michigan

AG Nessel Re-Issues Tax Identity Theft Alert and Video Ahead of Filing Deadline

Tennessee

TN AG’s Division of Consumer Affairs Provides Tips to Avoid Tax Return Scams

District of Columbia

Attorney General Schwalb Secures $1.8 Million Tax Evasion Judgment Against Owners of Vacant House

Iowa

Attorney General Bird Joins Governor Reynolds for Signing of Law to Protect Ownership of Iowa Farmland

Massachusetts

AG Campbell Co-leads Multistate Coalition In Defense Of Federal Climate Disclosures Rule

Texas

Attorney General Ken Paxton Sues Harris County Over Illegal ​“Guaranteed Income” Welfare Scheme

New York

Attorney General James Warns Jewish Communities to be Cautious of Discriminatory Practices Ahead of Passover

Attorney General James Secures Up to $1.25 Million from Conspiracy Theorists Who Intimidated Black Voters with Threatening Robocalls

California

Attorney General Bonta Commends District Court’s Decision Upholding Gender-Affirming Care for Transgender Individuals

Attorney General Bonta, Assemblymember Gabriel Announce Legislation to Increase Penalties for Corporate Malfeasance, Fund Crime Victim Service Programs

April 8, 2024

Connecticut

Attorney General Tong Statement Regarding Judge Medina’s Decision to Hear Further Input on AR in Neglected Goats Case

Florida

AG Moody Concludes 2024 Tax Season Scam Series with Warning About Direct Deposit Refund Scams

Michigan

AG Nessel Continues Recognition of Financial Literacy Month with Re-Issue of Cryptocurrency Alert

AG Nessel Intervenes as Upper Peninsula Power Seeks Permanent Outage Credit Waiver

Washington

AG Ferguson’s statement on today’s ruling in Washington v. Gator’s Custom Guns

DOJ

Justice Department to Publish Final Rule to Strengthen Web and Mobile App Access for People with Disabilities

California

Attorney General Bonta Demands Entity Providing Sexual Education to Modesto Public Schools Demonstrate Compliance with State Law

Attorney General Bonta Leads Multistate Coalition to Defend Biden Administration’s Rule to Strengthen Standards Regulating Particulate Matter Pollution

April 5, 202

Florida

Attorney General Moody Leads Fight Against Biden’s Sue-and-Settle Gamesmanship

DOJ

U.S. Court of Appeals Confirms Justice Department’s Authority to Investigate Potentially Anticompetitive Conduct by the National Association of Realtor

Louisiana

Attorney General Liz Murrill files rehearing application after Louisiana Supreme Court strikes down child sex abuse law

Michigan

AG Nessel Issues Lottery Club’ Guidance Ahead of Powerball Drawing Worth Billions

New Jersey

AG Platkin Announces Over 100 Dogs Rescued and Eight Defendants Arrested After Search of Cumberland County Dogfighting Compound

District of Columbia

Attorney General Schwalb Testifies on Proposed District Violence Interruption Program Merger

Attorney General Schwalb Secures Over $1 Million to Improve Conditions at Ward 7 Apartment Complex

West Virginia

Morrisey declares victory after SEC stays greenhouse gas emission rule

Virginia

Attorney General Miyares Shuts Down Biden Administration Climate Mandate on Businesses

Georgia

CONSUMER ALERT: Carr Warns of Home Repair Fraud, Scams Following Recent Storms

California

Attorney General Bonta Issues Statement Applauding FCC’s Proposed Net Neutrality Draft Order

April 4, 2024

Rhode Island

Interim Report of the Providence County Grand Jury

New Mexico

Attorney General Raúl Torrez Releases New Inspection of Public Records Act Guide

Oklahoma

Attorney General Drummond statement on execution of Michael Dewayne Smith

DOJ

Justice Department Announces Publication of Third Volume of National Firearms Commerce and Trafficking Assessment

Five New Federal Agencies Join Justice Department in Pledge to Enforce Civil Rights Laws in Artificial Intelligence

Justice Department Secures Agreement with Dallas-Based Management Services Company to Resolve Claims of Employment Discrimination

Justice Department to Provide Technical Assistance Related to Next-of-Kin Death Notifications to the Jackson, Mississippi, Police Department and Hinds County Coroner’s Office

Alaska

Argenti Appointed to Juneau D

Iowa

Attorney General Bird Shuts Down Biden Climate Mandate on Businesses

Attorney General Bird Warns Iowans of Grandparent Scam

North Carolina

Attorney General Josh Stein Sues Predatory Lender

Arkansas

Attorney General Griffin Praises State Supreme Court Decision on Voting Machines

Missouri

Attorney General Bailey Warns of Baseball Ticket Scams as Season Begins

Michigan

Attorney General Nessel Files Amicus Brief in Support of Transparency for Law Enforcement OrganizationsAttorney General Nessel Files Amicus Brief in Support of Transparency for Law Enforcement Organizations

AG Nessel Joins Multistate Coalition to Defend SEC’s Climate-Related Disclosures Rule

April 3, 2024

Pennsylvania

AG Henry Leads Coalition of 14 States in Urging U.S. Department of Labor to Require Contractors to Report More Payroll Information About Workers

California

Attorney General Bonta, San Diego Human Trafficking Task Force Announce Results of the Second Annual Operation Better Pathways

New York

Attorney General James Provides Tips for New Yorkers Ahead of Solar Eclipse

Oklahoma

Drummond, multistate coalition find success in latest effort opposing Biden attack on oil, gas industry

Texas

Attor­ney Gen­er­al Ken Pax­ton Releas­es State­ment On SB 4 Oral Argument

Massachusetts

New Report: Massachusetts Residents Lost Over $577 Million Through Competitive Electric Supply Contracts In The Last 8 Years

Arkansas

U.S. District Court Declares Federal Highway Administration Rule to be Arbitrary and Capricious’

District of Columbia

Attorney General Schwalb Secures $350,000 for District & Workers Cheated in Misclassification Scheme

New Jersey

Attorney General Platkin and Division on Civil Rights Announce Enforcement Actions Against Crowne Plaza Edison Hotel for Alleged Disability Discrimination

AG Platkin, Division of Highway Traffic Safety Announce Over $1.2 Million for Initiative to Combat Distracted Driving

Michigan

AG Nessel Re-Issues Data Breach Alert Following AT&T Data Breach

AG Nessel Announces New Utilities Website

DOJ

Attorney General Merrick B. Garland Announces Surge of Resources to Fight Violent Crime in Three Additional Cities

Justice Department Secures $4.14 Million Settlement for Student-Athletes to Remedy Title IX Violations at University of Maryland, Baltimore County

New Jersey Tax Preparer Charged in COVID-19 Employment Tax Credit Scheme

Illinois

Attorney General Raoul’s Office Collects More Than $1 Billion in State Revenue in 2023

Utah

AG Reyes Confronts EPA Regulation That Limits Waste Management

April 2, 2024

Pennsylvania

AG Henry Announces Six New States Have Joined Lawsuit Against Predatory Lender that Bilked Hundreds of Millions from Consumers in Hidden Add-On Fees

California

Attorney General Bonta, Assemblymember Wicks Announce Legislation to Modernize Builder’s Remedy, Encourage Cities to Plan for the Future, and Facilitate Housing for All

New York

Attorney General’s Office of Special Investigation Opens Investigation into Civilian Death in Queens

Attorney General James Delivers More Than 4,600 Cans of Baby Formula in New York City

Attorney General James Wins $811 Million Judgment Against Predatory Company That Targeted Immigrant Detainees

Oklahoma

Drummond comments on State Supreme Court ruling on compacting litigation

Drummond argues religious liberty case before Oklahoma Supreme Court

Texas

Attor­ney Gen­er­al Ken Pax­ton Announces $6.6 Mil­lion Set­tle­ment With Inter­con­ti­nen­tal Ter­mi­nals Com­pa­ny For Injuries to Nat­ur­al Resources Result­ing From 2019 Deer Park Fire

Announces Edu­ca­tion­al Part­ner­ship Between OAG Cold Case and Miss­ing Per­sons Unit and Texas State Uni­ver­si­ty School of Crim­i­nal Jus­tice and Criminology

Massachusetts

Attorney General’s Office Announces Statewide Summer Youth Jobs Grant Program Focused On Public Health

Iowa

Attorney General Bird Defeats Biden Highway Emissions Mandate

Nebraska

Coalition of 21 Attorneys General Defeat Biden Administration’s Green Agenda in Court

Attorney General Hilgers Warns Parents of Social Media Harms

North Carolina

Attorney General Josh Stein Statement on New Dogwood Monitor

New Jersey

AG Initiative to Investigate Unemployment Fraud Results in 20 Cases Against Individuals Across 10 Counties Suspected of Collectively Stealing More Than $1.1 Million

Tennessee

TN AG Skrmetti Defends Tennessee Consumers from Predatory Personal Lending Company

Missouri

Attorney General Bailey Takes Texas Robocaller to Court for Violating Permanent Robocall and Telemarketing Bans

DOJ

Justice Department Seeks Injunction against Washington Tax Return Preparer for Allegedly Filing Tax Returns with False Claims

Justice Department Sues Business Operating in Four States and Its Owners to Stop Tax Preparation Fraud

Justice Department Secures Agreement with Security Services Company to Resolve Immigration-Related Discrimination Claims

Justice Department Sues Utah Prison System for Discrimination Based on Gender Dysphoria

Intercontinental Terminals Company to Pay Over $6.6 Million for Injuries to Natural Resources Resulting from a Fire at Its Facility Near Houston

Illinois

Attorney General Raoul Introduces Legislation to Clarify Child Pornography Laws Include Use of Artificial Intelligence Images

Attorney General Raoul Files Lawsuit to Defend Residents From Predatory Personal Lending Company

Florida

Attorney General Moody and Multistate Coalition Defeat Biden Administration’s Green Agenda in Court

Alaska

District Court Judge Backs Alaska and 20 States in Blocking Federal Highway Rule on Greenhouse Gases

Michigan

Michigan Supreme Court Denies Appeal of Sentence from Leader of White Supremacist Org The Base

Utah

AG Reyes Requests US Supreme Court Allow Search Warrants Passcode Access

April 1, 2024

Pennsylvania

Scam Alert: Be Aware of Scammers Soliciting PSAT, SAT, and ACT Preparation Materials

As Deadline Approaches, AG Henry Urges Qualified Borrowers to Take Advantage of Adjustment to Federal Loan Forgiveness Program

New York

Attorney General James and Comptroller Lander Secure Nearly $230,000 for Building Employees Cheated out of Fair Pay

California

Attorney General Bonta Supports Protecting Consumers by Closing Overdraft Fee Loophole

Oklahoma

Attorney General Drummond will personally argue pivotal religious liberty case tomorrow

Massachusetts

AG Campbell Announces Indictments In Worcester-Based Home Health Medicaid Fraud Scheme

Attorney General’s Office Secures Order Against Online Vaping Company, Barring Further Sales in Massachusetts

AG Campbell Co-leads Multistate Effort To Vacate Trump Administration Rule That Eliminated Anti-Discrimination Protections In Health Care

Iowa

Attorney General Bird Joins 27-State Coalition Urging U.S. Supreme Court to Reverse Illinois Gun and Magazine Bans

District of Columbia

Announcing the 2024 Impaired Driving Student Video Contest Winners

South Carolina

Attorney General Alan Wilson again fights Biden’s unlawful student debt cancellation

Michigan

AG Nessel Kicks Off Financial Literacy Month with Re-Issue of Overdraft Fee Alert

DOJ

Louisiana Department of Education to Pay $1.26 Million to Resolve Civil Liability in Connection with Hurricane Disaster Assistance Payments

Two Warner Bros. Discovery Directors Resign after Justice Department Expresses Antitrust Concerns

Marketers and Physicians in Five States Agree to Pay Over $1.5 Million to Settle Laboratory Kickback Allegations

Illinois

***Consumer Alert*** Attorney General Raoul Urges Residents to be Proactive to Avoid Tax Identity Theft

March 29, 2024

South Carolina

Attorney General Alan Wilson reminds everyone to call 811 before you dig

Pennsylvania

AG Henry Warns of Glasses Scams Targeting Those Planning to Watch Solar Eclipse on April 8

California

California Attorney General Rob Bonta Announces Settlement with Arnel Management Company over Illegal Withholding of Security Deposits

New York

Attorney General James Takes Action to Protect Access to Emergency Abortion Care

Arizona

Attorney General Mayes Takes Action to Protect Access to Emergency Abortion Care

Massachusetts

Attorney General Campbell Announces Public-Private Partnership to Address the Harms of Youth Gambling on Sports

Iowa

Attorney General Bird Announces Lawsuit Challenging Biden’s Illegal Student Debt Cancellation

North Carolina

Attorney General Josh Stein Acts to Protect Emergency Abortion Care

Michigan

AG Nessel Amplifies 5 Consumer Alerts as Debt Awareness Week Ends

Owner, Employees of Detroit Health Clinic Charged with Criminal Enterprise and Drug Offenses

Illinois

***Consumer Alert***Attorney General Raoul Urges Illinoisans to be Alert for Text Message Scam Involving the Illinois Tollway

Attorney General Raoul Supports Efforts to Protect Access to Emergency Abortion Care

District of Columbia

Improving Public Safety with a New Grant Program

March 28, 2024

Utah

AGO Stands Against Race-Based Regulations for Apprenticeships

AGO Podcast: ICAC and AI-Generated CSAM

Vermont

Attorney General Clark Refers Newfane Use-of-Force Case to Court Diversion

California

Attorney General Bonta Issues Statement on Appellate Court Decision Affirming Constitutionality of SB 10

Attorney General Bonta Co-Leads Multistate Coalition to Protect Access to Emergency Abortion Care

Rhode Island

Interim Report of the Providence County Grand Jury

New York

Attorney General James Secures Over $1.9 Million from Nissan Dealers that Cheated New Yorkers

Texas

Attor­ney Gen­er­al Ken Pax­ton Opens Inves­ti­ga­tion into Parts Sup­pli­er for Boeing

Nebraska

Attorney General Hilgers Joins Coalition Suing Biden over Illegal Student Loan Forgiveness

North Carolina

Attorney General Josh Stein Takes Texas Robocaller to Court for Violating Permanent Robocall and Telemarketing Bans

Attorney General Josh Stein Presents Dogwood Award to Eastern North Carolina Law Enforcement Officer

Attorney General Josh Stein Reaches $2.1 Million Medicaid Settlement with Mako Medical

Arkansas

Attorney General Griffin Takes Texas Robocaller to Court for Violating Permanent Bans

Attorney General Griffin to File Lawsuit Challenging Biden Administration’s Unlawful Erasure of Student Debt

Virginia

Attorney General Miyares Joined Multistate Probe into Allegations that Morgan Stanley Capital International is Embracing Anti-Israel BDS Movement

Attorney General Miyares Joins Coalition Against Expanded EPA Regulations

New Jersey

Attorney General Platkin Announces the Retirement of Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control Director James Graziano

Missouri

Attorney General Bailey Announces Challenge to Biden’s Latest Illegal Student Loan Plan

Michigan

AG Nessel Takes Texas Robocaller to Court for Violating Permanent Robocall and Telemarketing Bans

Attorney General Decries Latest DTE Electric Rate Hike Request

DOJ

Justice Department Seeks to Shut Down Broward County, Florida Tax Return Preparer

Justice Department’s Investigation into International Commodities Trading Companies’ Foreign Bribery Schemes Results in Six Corporate Resolutions and 20 Individuals Convicted

Justice Department and Federal Trade Commission File Statement of Interest in Hotel Room Algorithmic Price-Fixing Case

Readout of Justice Department’s Procurement Collusion Strike Force’s Summit in Atlanta

Justice Department Announces Organizational Assessment of North Miami Police Department under Office of Community Oriented Policing Services’ Collaborative Reform Initiative

Fresh Express Abandons Proposed Acquisition of Dole’s Packaged Salad Business in Response to Antitrust Division’s Concerns

Justice Department Continues Efforts to Stop Unlawful Tax Return Preparers

Florida

Attorney General Moody Leads Multistate Probe Into Allegations that MSCI is Embracing Anti-Israel BDS Movement

March 27, 2024

California

California Department of Justice Investigating Fullerton Police Department Officer-Involved Shooting Under AB 1506

Attorney General Bonta Supports Efforts to Vacate Trump Administration Rule Allowing Health Care Discrimination

Rhode Island

Interim Report of the Providence County Grand Jury

Georgia

Carr Fights New EPA Regulations, Stands Up for Georgia Meat and Poultry Processors

Arkansas

Attorney General Griffin Fights EPA Overreach, Stands Up for Arkansas Meat and Poultry Producers

New Jersey

Attorney General Platkin and Division on Civil Rights Announce Enforcement Actions Against Cinnaminson Township Board of Education

Tennessee

TN AG’s Division of Consumer Affairs Issues Consumer Alert Ahead of April 8th Solar Eclipse

Missouri

Attorney General Bailey Successfully Defends State Law Protecting Missouri Meat

Michigan

AG Nessel Announces New DAG Opioid Settlement Website

DOJ

Justice Department Secures Agreement with Information Technology Staffing Company to Resolve Hiring Discrimination Claims

Gamma Healthcare and Three of Its Owners Agree to Pay $13.6 Million for Allegedly Billing Medicare for Lab Tests That Were Not Ordered or Medically Necessary

Illinois

Attorney General Raoul Supports Efforts to Vacate Rule Allowing Health Care Discrimination

Connecticut

Attorney General Tong Statement on Passing of Senator Joseph Lieberman

Attorney General Tong to Glock: Preserve All Evidence Related to Pistol to Machine Gun Conversion

North Carolina

Attorney General Josh Stein Congratulates Raleigh Police on Sexual Assault Arrests

Attorney General Josh Stein Commends Congress for Funding Fentanyl Scanners at Border

March 26, 2024

South Carolina

Attorney General Alan Wilson requests renewed attention to bond provisions

Utah

Melissa Holyoak Sworn in as FTC Commissioner

California

California Department of Justice Investigating San Bernardino Sheriff’s Office Officer-Involved Shooting Under AB 1506

Attorney General Bonta Leads Multistate Coalition in Support of the EPA’s Proposed Rule to Reduce Water Pollution from Meat and Poultry Processing Facilities

Rhode Island

Interim Report of the Statewide Grand Jury

Mississippi

AG Fitch Welcomes Delta State as One Pill Can Kill Partner

Idaho

Idaho Stands with Kansas and Arkansas Against Proposed EPA Rule Impacting Meat and Poultry Industry

North Carolina

Attorney General Josh Stein Statement on SCOTUS Mifepristone Case

New Jersey

AG Platkin Leads Coalition Telling Glock to Keep Evidence Related to Firearms’ Easy Conversion Into Machine Guns

Michigan

AG Nessel Reissues Consumer Alerts in Response to Severe Weather Forecast

DOJ

Justice Department Seeks Forfeiture of $14 Million Manhattan Apartments Purchased with Proceeds of Mongolian Corruption Scheme

Illinois

Attorney General Raoul Issues Statement Reiterating Support for Access to Mifepristone

Connecticut

Attorney General Tong Statement on Superior Court Decision Affirming PURA Rejection of Aquarion Rate Hike

March 25, 2024

California

This Tax Season, Attorney General Bonta Issues Consumer Alert, Offers Californians Tips to Safely File Taxes

As U.S. Supreme Court Considers Today’s Argument in Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine, et al. v. FDA, Attorney General Bonta Reaffirms California’s Commitment to Protecting Access to Medication Abortion

DOJ

Justice Department Announces Opening of Nominations for the Seventh Annual Attorney General’s Award for Distinguished Service in Community Policing

Seven Hackers Associated with Chinese Government Charged with Computer Intrusions Targeting Perceived Critics of China and U.S. Businesses and Politicians

Justice Department Seeks Court Order to Stop California Department of Corrections from Requiring Correctional Officers to Violate Religious Beliefs

Missouri

Attorney General Bailey Files Suit Against Media Matters for Refusal to Cooperate with Investigation

Michigan

AG Nessel Joins Coalition In Support of Federal Law Prohibiting Felons from Possessing Firearms

Illinois

***Consumer Alert*** Attorney General Raoul Urges Student Borrowers in Default to Consider Fresh Start Program Before Deadline

Connecticut

Attorney General Tong Shuts Down Ghost Gun Dealer Following Illegal Sales in Connecticut

March 23, 2024

North Carolina

Attorney General Stein Statement on the Anniversary of the Affordable Care Act

DOJ

Justice Department Launches the National Extreme Risk Protection Order Resource Center

March 22, 2024

Arizona

Attorney General Mayes Sues Heritage Village Assisted Living, Asks Court to Take Control of Facility

North Carolina

Consumer Alert: Don’t Fall for Law Enforcement Imposters

South Carolina

Attorney General Alan Wilson orders Sigue Corp. to cease money transmission activities

Missouri

Attorney General Bailey Launches Investigation into Hazelwood School District’s DEI Programs After Senseless Teen Beating

Utah

AGO Joins Brief Supporting Trump’s Presidential Immunity

Michigan

AG Nessel Warns Renters, Homebuyers of Fraudulent Real Estate Ads, Zillow Scams in New Alert

AG Nessel and Justice Department Sue Apple for Monopolizing Smartphone Markets

March 21, 2024

Oregon

AG Rosenblum Joins US DOJ, Sues Apple for Monopolizing Smartphone Markets

DOJ

Justice Department, Federal Trade Commission, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and Department of Housing and Urban Development Jointly Issue Resource on Protections for Rental Housing Applicants and Tenants

Louisiana

Attorney General Liz Murrill Leads Coalition of 16 States Against Biden’s Attack on LNG

Michigan

AG Nessel Criticizes DTE Electric’s $9 billion 5-Year Distribution Plan; Urges Affordability and Accountability

Arkansas

Attorney General Griffin Announces Investigation of Change Healthcare, Inc., a Unit of UnitedHealth Group, Following Cyberattack

Nebraska

Attorney General Hilgers’ Statement on Council’s Reversal to Remove Costly Green Energy Rules

Iowa

Attorney General Bird to Lead Nationwide Lawsuit Against Biden Greenhouse Gas Disclosure Mandate

Texas

Attorney General Ken Paxton Sues Two More Pornography Companies for Violating Texas Age Verification Law

March 20, 2024

Oregon

AG Rosenblum Announces $9.4 Million Damages Award Against Former Oregon Pension Fund Advisor

Florida

AG Moody Files Criminal Charges Against Organized Theft Ringleader Stealing Nearly Half a Million Dollars in Equipment from Home Depot

Illinois

Attorney General Raoul Leads Coalition in Support of Federal Law Banning Felons From Possessing Firearms

DOJ

USTP Protects Vulnerable Consumer Debtors by Obtaining Injunctions and Monetary Relief Against Two Bankruptcy Petition Preparers

Justice Department Secures Agreement to Extend Obligations in 2021 Agreement with Florida’s Volusia County School District to Protect Students with Disabilities

Justice Department Seeks to Shut Down Las Vegas Tax Return Preparers Filing False and Fraudulent Tax Returns for Customers

Michigan

State Files Motion to Dismiss Amended Complaint in Litigation Over Reproductive Freedom

New Jersey

Attorney General Platkin Announces the Launch of the New ARRIVE Together Dashboard”

South Carolina

Attorney General Alan Wilson leads 22 state coalition supporting Texas state law prohibiting illegal immigration

Arkansas

Attorney General Griffin Calls on Congress to Affirm States’ Authority to Ban or Regulate Intoxicating and Dangerous Delta THC Products

Washington

AG Ferguson: Judge orders Providence debt collector Optimum Outcomes to pay $827,000 penalty for violating patients’ medical debt collection rights

Iowa

Attorney General Bird Challenges TikTok to Protect Kids

Massachusetts

AG Campbell’s Office, Sandy Hook Promise Announce $1Million Grant To Expand Youth Violence Prevention Training In Schools Across The Commonwealth

Attorney General’s Office Files Preliminary Injunction Against Debt Buyers, Debt Collection Agencies, and Owner to Halt Unfair and Deceptive Practices

New York

Attorney General James Reaches $175,000 Settlement with Syracuse Landlord for Failing to Address Lead-Based Paint Hazards

California

Attorney General Bonta Protects California Youth by Taking a Stand Against Intoxicating Hemp Products

Attorney General Rob Bonta, Senator Scott Wiener Announce Legislation Authorizing New Civil Penalties for State Housing Law Violations

Utah

AGO Holds Wells Fargo Accountable for Debanking ESG Policies

March 19, 2024

Florida

Attorney General Moody Leads Multistate Amicus Brief Against Biden’s Border-Related Political Gamesmanship

DOJ

Justice Department Secures Agreement with North Carolina Printing Company to Resolve Claims of Immigration-related Discrimination

Tennessee

TN AG Pushes Back on Unlawful DEI Federal Regulation

New Jersey

AG Platkin Announces Launch of Responsible Gaming Public Awareness Campaign

State Grand Jury Indicts Campaign Manager Over Alleged Election Offenses Committed in Attempt to Place Candidate on Ballot in 2021 Gubernatorial Primary

District of Columbia

Attorney General Schwalb Releases 2023 Impact Report

West Virginia

Morrisey questions FBI’s diversity, equity and inclusion hiring, promotion practices

North Carolina

Attorney General Josh Stein Asks Congress to Fund Fentanyl Scanners at the Border

Attorney General Josh Stein Wins Preliminary Injunction to Protect Charlotte Area Homeowners

Washington

CONSUMER ALERT: IVF treatment protected under Washington’s robust reproductive health care laws

Texas

Attorney General Ken Paxton Prevails at SCOTUS Allowing Texas Immigration Law to Take Effect

Maine

Attorney General Aaron M. Frey Files Civil Rights Complaint Against Harpswell Men Accused of Spray Painting Racist and Antisemitic Messages

Oklahoma

Drummond warns consumers to avoid Bitcoin ATM’ scams

California

Attorney General Bonta Announces Settlement with Mariner Health for Misrepresenting Quality of Care, Putting Residents at Risk

Alaska

Attorney General Treg Taylor Joins 27 States Encouraging SCOTUS Overturn of Gun and Magazine Ban in Illinois

March 18, 2024

Connecticut

Attorney General Tong, Consumer Protection Commissioner Cafferelli Announce Public Service Announcement Regarding Illegal, Unsafe Cannabis Edibles

Florida

AG Moody Demands Biden Reveal Underhanded Scheme to Release Illegal Aliens in US Federal Prisons Directly into the Interior, Rather Than Deport After Release

Missouri

Missouri Attorney General Andrew Bailey Challenges Biden’s Censorship Regime at SCOTUS

Arizona

Attorney General Mayes Settles with Tucson-Based Auto Dealer Over Deceptive Advertising

Attorney General Mayes, Rep. Gallego Urge Congress to Pass Border Reforms and Fund Fentanyl Detecting Technology

California

Attorney General Bonta Celebrates District Court Decision Upholding AB 5 Protections in California Trucking Association v. Bonta

Attorney General Bonta Leads Multistate Coalition to Defend Biden Administration’s Oil and Gas Methane Rule

March 15, 2024

Alaska

State Asks for More than $700 Billion in Compensation for Federal Taking of State Land in Bristol Bay

DOJ

Justice Department Secures Agreement with Connecticut Department of Correction to Protect Religious Rights in Prison

New Jersey

New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement Announces February 2024 Total Gaming Revenue Results

Arkansas

Attorney General Griffin Co-Leads 25-State Lawsuit to Block Federal Rule Harmful to Oil and Gas Jobs

Idaho

Attorney General Labrador Leads 27 States Encouraging SCOTUS Overturn Gun and Magazine Ban in Illinois

Oklahoma

Drummond files complaint against sham cancer charity for deceiving donors

California

Engine Manufacturer Cummins Settles California Certification Procedure and Emission Violations Case for $46 Million

March 14, 2024

Illinois

Attorney General Raoul Announces Legislation to Expand Worker Protections Against Retaliation

Missouri

Attorney General Bailey Levels Fraud Charges Against Software Developer in Greene County

New Jersey

Attorney General Platkin, Office of Justice Data Launch Permit-to-Carry Dashboard

North Carolina

Attorney General Josh Stein Urges Cigna and Unified Women’s Healthcare to Maintain Coverage for Patients

Nebraska

Attorney General Hilgers and State Treasurer Briese Warn Nebraskans about Tax-Related Scams

Texas

Attorney General Ken Paxton Files Contempt Motion Against Frisco ISD for Violating Restraining Order Against Illegal Electioneering

Attorney General Ken Paxton Sues Colony Ridge for Fraudulent Practices That Enabled Major Problematic Real Estate Development to Flourish

Oklahoma

Drummond lauds Senate passage of anti-bullying legislation after recent teen suicides

Pennsylvania

AG Henry Obtains $485,000 from Equifax and Promise to Assist in Additional Consumer Relief Regarding Coding Error

March 13, 2024

Florida

Attorney General Moody Urges US Senate to Pass Laken Riley Act and Detain Criminal Illegal Aliens

AG Moody’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit Secures Nearly $150,000 from Medical Equipment Supplier Lincare Inc.

Illinois

Attorney General Raoul Defends Ruling Blocking Idaho Ban on Gender-Affirming Care for Transgender Youth

DOJ

Justice Department Sues Six Health Plans and Their Alliance for Concealing Overpayments for Military Managed Care Program

Justice Department Sues to Shut Down Houston-Based Tax Return Preparer

Missouri

Attorney General Bailey Files Suit Against Real Estate Firm for Deceptive Practices

Tennessee

TN AG Skrmetti Urges U.S. Senate to Pass the Laken Riley Act

Arkansas

Attorney General Griffin Announces $191K Medicaid Billing Statement With Lincare