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AG Yost Sues Cincinnati Music Shop Accused of Taking Instruments, Keeping Money

A Cincinnati music shop accused of swindling customers to the tune of over $9,500 is the subject of a lawsuit announced today by Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost.

4/15/2020

Yost Announces Joint Action Against Pharmaceutical Company that Blocked Competition for Life-Saving Drug

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), and six other states today announced a joint lawsuit against a pharmaceutical company and its former executives who blocked the creation of a life-saving generic drug so they could continue to reap massive profits.

4/15/2020

Yost Files Suit Against PPE Price Gougers Who Sold N95 Masks for Nearly 18 Times the Retail Price

As the state faces a critical shortage of personal protective equipment, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today filed a lawsuit against an individual from northeast Ohio and his co-conspirators for hoarding N95 respirator masks and selling them online for nearly 18 times the retail price.

4/14/2020

AG Yost Warns Debt Collectors: Stimulus Checks Protected by Ohio Law

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today alerted creditors and financial institutions that COVID-19 stimulus checks are protected under existing Ohio law from bill collectors and exempt from state and federal attachment, garnishment or execution.

4/13/2020

Statement From Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost

The following statement can be attributed to Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost regarding The Ohio State University's contribution to the attorney general's Human Trafficking Initiative.

4/9/2020

Ohio to Receive $370,000 From Air Pollution Settlement with Steel Manufacturer

Attorney General Dave Yost announced today that Ohio will receive more than $370,000 from an air pollution settlement with ArcelorMittal, the owner of a steel mill in Cleveland.

4/2/2020

AG Yost Cuts Red Tape to Enable Thousands of Law Enforcement Cadets and Retirees on the Road

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost has directed the Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy (OPOTA) to expedite the final examinations of about 300 police cadets and allow them to quickly bolster the ranks of law enforcement in Ohio.

4/2/2020

Attorney General Yost Issues 2019 Capital Crimes Report

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today issued the 2019 Capital Crimes Annual Report which includes information and a procedural history on each case that has resulted in a death sentence in Ohio since 1981.

4/1/2020

Don’t Let Thieves Snatch Your COVID-19 Stimulus Money

Attorney General Dave Yost today urged Ohioans to watch out for thieves as stimulus payments arrive from the federal government.

3/31/2020

Two Franklin County Jane Doe Cases Identified

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost and Franklin County Coroner Dr. Anahi Ortiz today announced the identities of two previously unidentified women.

3/31/2020
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