Carr: Medicaid Fraud Division Secures $650,000 Settlement with Atlanta Behavioral Medicine

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that Atlanta Behavioral Medicine, Inc., an Atlanta-based psychotherapy services provider, has agreed to pay $650,000 to resolve allegations that it improperly billed Georgia Medicaid for therapy services that never occurred.

Carr Continues to Push Back Against Biden Administration’s Unlawful Transportation Mask Mandate

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr has joined 22 states in filing an amicus brief in support of ending the Biden administration’s mask mandate for public transportation and transportation hubs. In March 2022, Carr filed a lawsuit challenging this mandate, which was later vacated by a federal judge. The Biden administration is appealing this decision and requesting that the federal mask mandate be allowed to take effect.

Carr: Georgia Joins Nationwide Anti-Robocall Litigation Task Force

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that Georgia has joined a nationwide Anti-Robocall Litigation Task Force to investigate and take legal action against the telecommunications companies responsible for bringing a majority of foreign robocalls into the United States. This bipartisan Task Force has one goal: to cut down on illegal robocalls.

Carr Announces Guilty Plea in Online Retail Crime Case

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that Rachelle Parker has pleaded guilty to Theft by Taking in connection with a fraudulent online ordering scheme involving eyeglasses retailer Warby Parker.

Carr: Prosecution Division Obtains Guilty Plea in Cyber Fraud Case Involving Elderly Victims

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that Borin Khoun has pleaded guilty to multiple counts of Theft by Taking relating to his involvement in cyber fraud scams targeting older adults.

Carr: Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit Obtains Guilty Plea and 25 Year Sentence

“With this guilty plea and prison sentence, we are one step closer to securing maximum justice for the victim”

Carr: Former Middle Georgia Regional Commission Employee Indicted for Theft

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced the indictment of Selentria Kendrick on one count of Theft by Taking for allegedly stealing more than $30,000 through her job with the Middle Georgia Regional Commission.

Carr Joins Multistate Agreement Recovering $34.2 Million for Thousands of U.S. Servicemembers Defrauded by Harris Jewelry

Company required to stop collecting debt for 1,200 Georgians, provide refunds to 3,700 resident servicemembers

Carr: Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit Arrests Two for Solicitation

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced the arrest of Daniel Horne and Gregory Benoit for solicitation, statutory rape and aggravated child molestation involving a 15-year-old female victim. The arrests stem from an ongoing investigation by the Attorney General’s Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit.

Carr Urges U.S. Supreme Court to Stop Biden Administration’s Dangerous Immigration Policy

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr has joined 19 attorneys general to stop a Biden administration immigration policy that seeks to halt some deportations, even for those convicted of crimes, and drastically ties the hands of immigration officers. In April 2022, Carr joined the attorneys general of Alabama and Florida in filing suit against this same dangerous and unlawful immigration policy.