Scammers Posing as Government Officials Con Consumers Out of Thousands of Dollars

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr is again warning the public about scam artists posing as law enforcement and elected officials in an attempt to swindle consumers out of their money.

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Carr Announces Start of Wells Fargo Consumer Redress Review Program

ATLANTA, GA - Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that Wells Fargo has begun a consumer redress review program through which consumers who have not yet been made whole through other remediation programs already in place can seek to have their inquiry or complaint reviewed by a Wells Fargo

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Carr: Five Enter Guilty Pleas to Racketeering in Fayette County

The Office of the Attorney General today announced that five defendants have now entered guilty pleas in a case in which they were charged with defrauding the Women, Infant, and Children (WIC) program, administered in Georgia by the Department of Public Health (DPH).

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Carr: Former City of Atlanta Employee Cited for Open Records Act Violations

Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that two citations have been filed in Fulton County State Court following an investigation into violations of the Georgia Open Records Act committed by former City of Atlanta employee, Jenna Garland.

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Carr Sends Warning to Hotels in Advance of Super Bowl

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr is warning hotels that they need to honor existing reservations at the agreed-upon rates.

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Carr Recognizes Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week

ATLANTA, GA – During Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week and throughout this tax season, Attorney General Chris Carr is encouraging consumers to protect themselves from tax-related scams. Here’s what consumers need to know:

IRS Impersonation Scams

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Carr and 45 Attorneys General Nationwide Reach a $120 Million Settlement Regarding False and Misleading Statements Concerning Medical Devices

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr announced today that he and 45 other attorneys general have reached a $120 million Consent Judgment with Johnson & Johnson and DePuy to resolve allegations that DePuy unlawfully promoted its metal-on-metal hip implant devices, the ASR XL and the Pinna

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Carr: Another Pleads Guilty in Scheme to Neglect and Exploit At-Risk and Elder Georgians

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Carr today announced that on Friday, January 18, 2019, Perry Kirka pleaded guilty to one count of Identity Fraud. As a result of Mr.

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Carr: A Message in Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s 90th Birthday

Good morning!

It is truly an honor to be invited again to be a part of the celebration of Dr. King’s 90th birthday.

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Carr Sworn In, Continues Service As Georgia’s 54th Attorney General

ATLANTA, GA - Chris Carr was sworn in today to continue serving as Georgia's 54th Attorney General for four more years.

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