Carr Pushes for Federal Legislation to Combat Contraband Cell Phones in Prisons

"We must do all we can to ensure that violent offenders have no method for causing additional harm from inside a prison cell"

Carr Recognizes Data Privacy Week, Offers Online Security Tips

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr is encouraging all Georgians to join in recognizing Data Privacy Week from Jan. 22-28, 2023, by reviewing and adjusting their online privacy settings to protect their personal information.

CONSUMER ALERT: AG Carr, Commissioner King Warn Georgians of Potential Fraud Following Recent Tornadoes

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr and Insurance Commissioner John King are urging Georgians to be on the lookout for potential home repair fraud, insurance scams, price gouging, and other schemes following the recent tornadoes and severe storms that moved throughout the state.

Carr’s Gang Prosecution Unit Obtains New Indictment in Athens for Felony Murder

“All Georgians deserve to be safe, and we will continue fighting to root out gang activity wherever it occurs.”

Carr Recognizes Human Trafficking Prevention Month

AG provides update on statewide Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit

Carr: Elite Integrated Medical Ordered to Pay Over $287,000 in Restitution

Consent judgment also prohibits Elite from selling or advertising stem cell therapy products or services

Carr: DeKalb County Man Convicted of Soliciting Underage Victim for Sex

17-year-old girl rescued in 2020 as part of Operation Not Forgotten

Carr: Georgia Joins National Opioid Settlements with CVS, Walgreens, Teva and Allergan

State stands to receive more than $181 million in total base payments

Carr Urges Federal Government to Protect U.S. Courts from Foreign Interests

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today joined 13 other state attorneys general in urging Attorney General Merrick Garland and the Department of Justice (DOJ) to break their silence on third-party litigation funding (“TPLF”). TPLF is a lucrative practice in the United States, valued between $2.3 and $5 billion, where an outside third party provides resources to fund civil disputes in exchange for a share of the recovery if successful. The attorneys general warn that foreign adversaries can spend money on American litigation with the intention of harming States and our country’s economic and national security.

Carr: Georgia Joins $3.1 Billion National Settlement with Walmart to Resolve Opioid Epidemic Allegations

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that the State of Georgia has joined the $3.1 billion national settlement with Walmart to resolve allegations that the company failed to appropriately oversee the dispensing of opioids at its stores and therefore contributed to the opioid crisis. By joining the settlement, Georgia stands to receive a base payment of $28 million to help fund critical treatment and recovery services for those struggling with opioid use disorder.