CONSUMER ALERT: Attorney General Carr, DOR and BBB Recognize Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week

ATLANTA, GA – In recognition of Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week, Attorney General Chris Carr, Commissioner of the Department of Revenue Lynne Riley and the Better Business Bureau want consumers to be on alert for tax-related scams as the season approaches.

Carr Joins 22-State Coalition to Uphold First Amendment Rights

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr joined a 22-state coalition challenging a California law, known as The Reproductive FACT Act, which requires licensed pro-life pregnancy centers to post signs or distribute notices to all clients that advertise the availability of state-funded abortions.

Carr: All-In Effort Leads to Dismantling of Systematic Elder Abuse Scheme

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr, in conjunction with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI), the Prosecuting Attorneys Council of Georgia (PACGA), the Dougherty County District Attorney (DA), and various local law enforcement and first responding entities in the cities of Albany, For

Attorney General Carr, GBI and Street Grace Launch “Demand An End” Campaign, Target Buyers in Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr, in conjunction with Street Grace and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI), today launched the “Demand An End” initiative to combat Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking (DMST) in Georgia and around the nation.

Carr: Supports Measure To Strengthen Cybersecurity Laws in Georgia

ATLANTA, GA - Attorney General Chris Carr today made the following statement on legislation to crack down on unauthorized computer access.

Carr: $8.8 Million Settlement Reached with Debt Collector Williamson and McKevie, LLC

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced an $8.8 million settlement with debt collector Williamson and McKevie, LLC and its owner Greg Williamson, resolving charges that the company committed multiple violations of the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and the Georgia Fa

Carr: Attorneys General and State Mortgage Regulators Reach $45 Million Settlement with PHH Mortgage Corporation

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that the state of Georgia, in conjunction with 48 other state attorneys general, the District of Columbia and over 45 state mortgage regulators, has reached a $45 million settlement with New Jersey-based mortgage lender and servicer PHH Mo