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Attorney General DeWine Offers Gym Membership Tips for the New Year

As Ohioans prepare to ring in the New Year, Attorney General Mike DeWine is offering tips for consumers who plan to buy gym memberships in 2014.


Grand Jury Presents Zero Indictments in Yellow Springs Officer-Involved Shooting Case

Following the testimony of six witnesses, the Grand Jury presented zero indictments and made the finding that the use of force was appropriate in this case.


Ohio Attorney General's LINK Program Helps Solve Mystery of Remains Found in 1996

Ohio Attorney General DeWine announced today that remains found in Mahoning County nearly 17 years ago have been identified through DNA technology.


Ohio Unsolved Homicides: Barbara Blatnik

As part of his Ohio Unsolved Homicides Initiative, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is asking for information that could help solve the 1987 murder of Barbara Blatnik.


Attorney General DeWine, Darke County Prosecutor Announce Indictment in Craigslist Scam Case

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Darke County Prosecuting Attorney R. Kelly Ormsby III today announced the indictment of a man accused of defrauding more than 30 victims in 10 different states out of more than $10,000.


Attorney General DeWine Warns of Scams Targeting Sales Consultants

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned independent sales consultants and at-home sellers to beware of scam artists posing as hearing-impaired customers in a twist to the counterfeit check scam.


Attorney General DeWine Releases 2013 Economic Development Compliance Report

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today released his 2013 Report to the General Assembly on Award Recipient Compliance with State Awards for Economic Development. The report, which is required to be submitted by the Attorney General to the General Assembly pursuant to statute, analyzes compliance with the terms of economic development awards for recipients which had performance periods ending in calendar year 2012.


Attorney General DeWine Offers Security Breach Tips

Following the announcement of the recent security breach affecting Target customers, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is offering advice for individuals who may be affected by the breach.


Attorney General DeWine Announces Ohio Ocwen Customers to Receive $37 Million as Part of $2 Billion National Foreclosure, Mortgage Servicing Settlement

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced that Ohio is part of the $2.1 billion multi-state settlement with the nation’s fourth largest mortgage servicer, Ocwen Financial Corporation of Atlanta, Georgia, and its subsidiary, Ocwen Loan Servicing. The settlement was agreed to by 49 states, the District of Columbia, and the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB).


DeWine, 41 Attorneys General Urge Congress to Again Extend Tax Relief for Distressed Homeowners

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today joined Attorneys General from 41 States and Territories in urging Congress to once again pass legislation extending tax relief for distressed homeowners who receive relief from the National Mortgage Settlement. The request was made in a letter sent to House Speaker John Boehner, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, and other leaders of the House and Senate.

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