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AG Yost Sues Price Gougers Who Inflated Hand Sanitizer Prices on Amazon

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost is taking an Athens couple to court for allegedly hoarding hundreds of bottles of hand sanitizer during the COVID-19 pandemic and selling them online for 11 times the retail price.

6/18/2020

AG Yost Compiles Law Enforcement Reform Feedback for Better Transparency

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost has gone to the people to solicit feedback on what meaningful law enforcement changes could be implemented to meet the evolving needs of Ohioans. In a Facebook group called, “Be Heard By The AG,” he asks for comments, experiences and suggestions and has been closely monitoring Ohioans’ ideas for law enforcement reforms.

6/17/2020

Yost Takes Action Against Generic Drug Manufacturers Who Conspired to Inflate, Manipulate Prices

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost has joined a coalition of 51 states and territories in filing a lawsuit involving a widespread conspiracy by drug manufacturers to artificially inflate and manipulate prices, reduce competition and unreasonably restrain trade for generic topical drugs sold across the United States.

6/12/2020

AG Yost Seeks Ohio High School Students to Serve on Teen Ambassador Board

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost announced today that his office is now accepting applications for its Teen Ambassador Board.

6/12/2020

AG Yost Asks Court to Dismiss Complaint Against 'Sooner' Restaurant Owners; Says Civil Remedy Preferred Over Criminal Charges

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost has asked a court in Cambridge to dismiss a criminal charge against a restaurant owner who opened before the date permitted under the Ohio Department of Health’s “Dine Safe Ohio” order.

6/11/2020

Yost Announces Ban on Payment Processing for Texas Business With Ties to Scammers

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost announced today that a Texas business has agreed to a permanent ban on payment processing to settle allegations that it helped scammers defraud millions of dollars from Americans.

6/10/2020

Yost Launches Legal Action Against Texas Companies Behind Billions of Illegal Robocalls

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today joined six other states in filing suit against a pair of Texas businesses accused of blasting billions of illegal robocalls, including over 59 million calls to Ohioans.

6/9/2020

AG Yost Creates Online Forum to Share Ideas for Law Enforcement Reform

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today invited Ohioans to share their ideas for law enforcement reforms in a new Facebook group started by his office.

6/5/2020

AG Dave Yost Leads National Coalition to Create “Tip of the Spear” Against Robocalls

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost, along with 51 other attorneys general, today encouraged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to facilitate continued collaboration between states and telecom companies to help trace illegal robocalls to their source. 

6/4/2020

AG Yost Announces Victim Assistance Award Winners

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost announced winners of four victim assistance awards in connection with his office’s annual conference for victims’ advocates.

5/29/2020
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