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Guernsey County Man Arrested in 1986 Texas Cold Case

A Quaker City man has been arrested for a 1986 homicide that occurred in Texas, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost and Guernsey County Sheriff Jeffrey D. Paden announced today.

6/9/2021

AG Yost Files Emergency Order to Stop Leakage of Manure into Ohio Stream

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost has filed for a temporary restraining order against the owner of dairy farm after a massive manure leak has caused significant pollution of the nearby Moores Fork stream.

6/9/2021

AG Yost Files Landmark Lawsuit to Declare Google a Public Utility

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today filed a landmark lawsuit asking the court to declare Google a public utility, reining in the ways the powerful search engine provides search results to Ohioans.

6/8/2021

AG Yost Investigation of ‘Dogs 4 Warriors’ Leads to Settlement, Dissolution

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost has reached a settlement with the operators of the nonprofit Dogs 4 Warriors after an investigation by his Charitable Law Section into allegations of abuse of funds and deceptive fundraising practices.

6/3/2021

Task Force Investigation Leads to Indictment of Columbus Men

Two Columbus men have been indicted on human trafficking charges following an investigation conducted by the Central Ohio Human Trafficking Task Force, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost and the Columbus Division of Police announced today.

6/3/2021

Wheelersburg Man Sentenced to Life in Prison for Triple Shooting

A Wheelersburg man has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost and Jackson County Prosecuting Attorney Justin Lovett announced today.

5/28/2021

AG Yost Secures Victory for Ohioans in Settlement with Census Bureau Data Lawsuit

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost has reached a settlement agreement in his lawsuit against the U.S. Census Bureau that binds the Bureau to release the population data relevant to Ohio’s upcoming redistricting process by August 16.

5/25/2021

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