Carr Warns Consumers about Timeshare Resale Scam

Attorney General Chris Carr is advising consumers that his office’s Consumer Protection Division (CPD) has received numerous complaints alleging that a company calling itself “Accelerated Sales & Marketing” is posing as a Georgia-based timeshare reseller in order to trick consumers into paying steep up-front fees for timeshare resales that never happen.

Carr, 42-State Coalition Urge FCC to Take Action Against Robocalls, Caller ID Spoofing

Attorney General Chris Carr recently joined a coalition of 42 attorneys general in urging the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to adopt rules that aim to stop the proliferation of illegal robocalls and spoofing.

Carr Releases Statement on Third-Party Review of Alleged Child Abuse in Catholic Church

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today released the following statement concerning the Prosecuting Attorneys’ Council of Georgia’s third-party review of records of suspected child abuse in the Catholic Church in Georgia.

Scotty Garnell Morrow Executed This Evening for Murder

ATLANTA, GA - The lawfully ordered execution of Scotty Garnell Morrow for the murder of Barbara Ann Young and Tonya Rochelle Woods was carried out this evening at 9:38 p.m. at the Georgia Diagnostic and Classification Center in Jackson, Georgia.

Carr and Gold Medalist Nathan Adrian Join Responsibility.org for Alcohol Responsibility Month

ATLANTA, GA - Attorney General Chris Carr has partnered with Responsibility.org as part of Alcohol Responsibility Month to release a public service announcement.

Carr, 17-State Coalition Supports New WOTUS Rule that Eases Burden on Farmers, Landowners

ATLANTA, GA - Attorney General Chris Carr this week joined a 17-state coalition to support farmers and landowners by urging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S.

Execution Date Set for Scotty Garnell Morrow, Convicted of Murder

ATLANTA, GA – An execution date for Scotty Garnell Morrow has been set for May 2, 2019. Attorney General Chris Carr offers the following information in the case against Morrow for the murder of Barbara Ann Young and Tonya Rochelle Woods.

Scheduled Execution

Carr Announces Guilty Plea in Gwinnett County Medicaid Fraud Case Involving At-Risk Adults

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that Jennifer Lynn Robinette, owner and operator of Wishes 4 Me Foundation, Inc., pled guilty to one count of Medicaid Fraud, one count of Exploitation of a Disabled Adult and two counts of Forgery in the First Degree in Gwinnett County Su

Carr Celebrates April as Financial Literacy Month in Georgia

ATLANTA, GA – On March 27th, Governor Brian Kemp proclaimed April as Financial Literacy Month in Georgia, and Attorney General Chris Carr is encouraging Georgians to take advantage of the educational resources available through the Office of the Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division.

Carr Announces Indictments and Guilty Plea in Medicaid Fraud Cases

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced actions in two cases involving the Comprehensive Supports Waiver Program” (“COMP”), the COMP is a Medicaid waiver program that provides services and support for people with intellectual or developmental disabilities.