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The Ohio Attorney General’s Office works with local, state and national media, providing reporters with information on the office’s many initiatives and activities. For more information, please contact the Communications Section at 614-466-3840, or check out the Media Contacts webpage.

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Belle Valley Man Sentenced to Life for Murdering Fiancée

Tyler Thompson has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for killing his fiancée, Leah B. Hines, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost announced today.


In Latest Lawsuit, Attorney General Yost Challenges Federal Vaccine Mandate for Healthcare Employees

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost has signed onto a federal lawsuit filed in Louisiana challenging the legality of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to mandate vaccines for healthcare workers. 


Attorney General Yost Warns of Scammers Claiming to be Amazon or Other Big Companies

With the holiday shopping season upon us, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost is warning consumers that illegal robocallers are trying to ruin Christmas by posing as a legitimate business such as Amazon, Apple or PayPal to steal your money.


Registration Open for Attorney General Dave Yost’s Human Trafficking Summit: Third Annual Summit to Be Held Virtually on Jan. 13, 2022

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost’s Human Trafficking Initiative has opened registration for its third annual summit, set to take place Jan. 13, 2022.


Attorney General Yost Sues to Stop Restrictions on ICE

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost and two other state attorneys general are seeking to stop the implementation of a new federal immigration policy that will halt nearly all deportations and handcuff U.S. immigration officers responsible for protecting our communities.


Attorney General Yost's Statement on the Passing of Greene County Sheriff Gene Fischer

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost issued the following statement regarding the death of Sheriff Gene Fischer.


Attorney General Yost Urges Feds to Block Robocallers’ Access to Legitimate Phone Numbers

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost and his counterpart in every other state are trying to stop illegal robocallers who dupe the public by purchasing verified numbers from phone carriers in an effort to bypass new federal regulations meant to crack down on “spoofing.”


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