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Attorney General DeWine Offers Consumer Protection Tips for Sales Tax Holiday, Back-to-School Shopping

As consumers prepare for Ohio’s sales tax holiday and the upcoming school year, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is offering consumer protection tips.

7/31/2018

Attorney General DeWine Joins Bipartisan Effort to Protect Veterans Memorial

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine joined an effort by a bipartisan group of 28 states to protect a historic cross honoring World War I veterans as part of a case with much broader implications for the First Amendment.

7/30/2018

Attorney General DeWine Announces Arrest of Ohio Man on Child Pornography Charges

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced today that an investigation by his Crimes Against Children Unit has led to the arrest of an Austintown man for the alleged production of child pornography. 

7/25/2018

Attorney General DeWine Files Consumer Protection Action Against Medina Contractor for Failure to Deliver

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced a consumer protection lawsuit against the operators of Ashley Contractors LLC, a home improvement and construction company accused of failing to deliver promised services to northeast Ohio consumers.

7/25/2018

Attorney General DeWine Awards Over $357,000 in Grants to Boys & Girls Clubs, Other Organizations

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced that his office has awarded grants totaling $357,435 to the Ohio Alliance of Boys & Girls Clubs and other organizations across the state for new computers and other technology purchases.

7/24/2018

Attorney General Mike DeWine Statement on PBM Investigation

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today issued the following statement providing an update on his office’s investigation into the practices of pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) who do business with Ohio agencies:

7/23/2018

Attorney General DeWine Announces Action Against Sham “Help the Vets” Charity as Part of National Sweep

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced a multistate action against a Florida-based nonprofit accused of misleading donors across the U.S. about how their donations would be used. The action is part of a nationwide crackdown on sham veterans’ charities.

7/19/2018

Man Accused of Defrauding People in Ohio and Other States

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced that an Alaska man is facing criminal charges for allegedly defrauding people in Ohio and other states out of hundreds of thousands of dollars.

7/17/2018

Thirty-Eight Pounds of Suspected Methamphetamine Seized During Drug Investigation

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, Montgomery County Sheriff Phil Plummer, and U.S. Department of Homeland Security Investigations Special Agent in Charge Steve Francis today announced the seizure of approximately 38 pounds of suspected methamphetamine with an estimated street value of more than a million dollars.

7/16/2018

Attorney General DeWine Releases Age-Progression Photograph in 1985 Missing Person Case

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today released an age-progression photograph of a woman who disappeared in 1985.

7/13/2018
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