CONSUMER ALERT: Carr Warns of Price Gouging, Other Scams During Nationwide Baby Formula Shortage

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr is warning Georgia consumers to beware of price gouging and other scams in response to the nationwide baby formula shortage.

Execution Date Set for Virgil Delano Presnell, Jr.

ATLANTA, GA – An execution date for Virgil Delano Presnell, Jr. has been set for May 17, 2022, at 7:00 p.m. Attorney General Chris Carr offers the following information in the case against Presnell for the 1976 murder of an eight-year-old victim. Presnell was also convicted of the kidnapping and rape of a ten-year-old victim.

Carr Calls on DOJ to Enforce Federal Law Prohibiting Efforts to Intimidate Supreme Court Justices

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr has joined 24 of his colleagues in calling on U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland to enforce federal law prohibiting any attempt to intimidate U.S. Supreme Court Justices by protesting outside their private homes.

Carr Supports Federal Regulation to Restore Credit of Human Trafficking Survivors

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr has joined a bipartisan coalition of 41 attorneys general in writing to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) in support of the Debt Bondage Repair Act, which restores the credit of human trafficking survivors. The CFPB is currently considering regulations for implementing the Act.

Carr Opposes Biden Administration’s Creation of Disinformation Governance Board

Coalition of 20 AGs argues that DHS board will hurt Americans’ constitutional right to speak freely, debate, and disagree with the government

AG Carr and Commissioner King Urge Georgians to Guard Against Home Repair Fraud Following Severe Weather

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr and Insurance Commissioner John King are urging Georgia residents to guard against home repair fraud and other scams following the occurrence of a tornado or any other severe storm.

Carr Recognizes Older Americans Month

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr is recognizing Older Americans Month and encouraging all Georgians to learn how to recognize, prevent, and report the financial abuse or exploitation of older adults.

Carr Secures Over $4 Million for Georgia Consumers Deceived by TurboTax

Georgia joins all 50 states in agreement with TurboTax, Intuit Inc. for deceiving low-income Americans into paying for free tax services

Carr Challenges Biden Administration’s Unlawful Attempt to Fast-Track New Asylum Procedures

Proposed rule would make it easier to obtain asylum through false claims, incentivize illegal immigration

Carr Announces Indictment of Former Henry County Drug Task Force Commander

ATLANTA, GA — Attorney General Chris Carr today announced the indictment of former Flint Circuit Drug Task Force Commander Chad Rosborough on 30 charges of theft by taking, unlawful use of a financial transaction card, and violation of oath of office.