Carr: Georgia to Receive More Than $16M in Consumer Protection Settlement with Wells Fargo

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that Wells Fargo Bank N.A. will pay $575 million to resolve state consumer protection claims for alleged unfair and deceptive trade practices. Georgia’s share of the settlement is $16,346,293.31.

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Scam Alert: Beware of Phone Scams During the Holiday Season

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Carr is urging consumers to be on guard this Holiday Season and not to fall prey to telemarketing and imposter phone scams.

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CONSUMER ALERT: Carr Urges Consumers to Consider Toy Safety This Holiday Season

ATLANTA, GA – With holiday shopping season underway, Attorney General Chris Carr is reminding consumers to make toy safety a priority.

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Carr Announces $8.9 Million Settlement with Debt Collector

ATLANTA, GA — Attorney General Chris Carr announced today that Georgia has joined 41 states and the District of Columbia in reaching a settlement with Encore Capital Group Inc., one of the nation’s largest debt buyers, and its subsidiaries Midland Credit Management, Inc.

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Carr: Georgia Resident Indicted for Medicaid Fraud and Elder Exploitation in Gwinnett County

ATLANTA, GA – The Office of the Attorney General today announced that Quanicia Wilson was indicted on November 7, 2018 for the following charges: one count of Violation of the Georgia Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act, five counts of Medicaid Fraud, one count of Exploitation of a

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CONSUMER ALERT: Carr Warns Georgians to Lookout for Ticket Scams Ahead of Big Sporting Events in Atlanta

ATLANTA, GA – Atlanta will soon host a number of big sporting events, including the SEC Championship game, Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl, Super Bowl LIII, and a potential Atlanta United championship match.

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Carr: Georgia Residents Plead Guilty to Medicaid Fraud in Augusta

ATLANTA, GA – The Office of the Attorney General today announced that defendants Luvinia Nipple and Margaret Rivers pled guilty to one count of Medicaid Fraud on November 16.

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Carr Encourages Consumers to Spend Wisely and Protect Themselves this Holiday Season

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr is providing the following tips for holiday shoppers.

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Carr Joins USG in Celebrating Ethics Awareness Week, Provides Update on Open Government Tour

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr this week participated in the University System of Georgia’s “Ethics Awareness Week” initiative and provided an update on the Department of Law’s Open Government Tour.

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Carr Issues Statement on Passing of Former Chief Justice P. Harris Hines

ATLANTA, GA - Attorney General Chris Carr today released the following statement following the death of former Chief Justice P. Harris Hines:

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