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ATLANTA, GA – An execution date for Jimmy Fletcher Meders has been set for January 16, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. Attorney General Chris Carr offers the following information in the case against Meders for the 1987 murder of Don Anderson.
ATLANTA, GA - Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that a Fulton County State Court Jury found a former City of Atlanta employee, Jenna Garland, guilty on two counts of violating the Georgia Open Records Act.
ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that the office’s Medicaid Fraud Division recovered more than $8.5 million in taxpayer dollars in the 2019 federal fiscal year.
ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today celebrated Shared Hope International’s “A” grade for Georgia’s anti-human trafficking efforts and commended the work of statewide public, private and non-profit partners
Attorney General Chris Carr and the Consumer Protection Division are warning Georgians about scammers operating under the veil of potential employers.
ATLANTA, GA - The lawfully ordered execution of Ray Jefferson Cromartie for the 1994 murder of Richard Slysz was carried out this evening at 10:59 p.m. at the Georgia Diagnostic and Classification Center in Jackson, Georgia. The sentence was carried out after the United States Supreme Court denied Cromartie’s request for a stay of execution.
ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr is wishing all Georgians a happy Halloween and offering parents and guardians some tips to ensure children stay safe.
“Halloween is meant to be a treat each year for Georgia’s children and their families,” said Attorney General Carr, “As Georgians discuss the perfect costumes and best routes to take, carving out some time to discuss safety can help ensure that the night is filled with fun.”
Attorney General Chris Carr is encouraging all Georgians to join the Office of the Attorney General and the Statewide Opioid Task Force in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s National Drug Take Back Day efforts. The nationwide event will take place this Saturday, October 26, 2019 at participating locations from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Attorney General Chris Carr today filed a complaint in Newton County Superior Court on behalf of Governor Brian Kemp and the Environmental Protection Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (EPD) to temporarily stop Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD) from operating its Covington medical device sterilization facility in an unlawful manner.
ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced a multistate settlement along with 40 states and the District of Columbia requiring Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary Ethicon, Inc. to pay nearly $116.9 million for their deceptive marketing of transvaginal surgical mesh devices.