Carr Calls on Senate to Reject President Biden’s Nomination for Federal Election Commission

Nominee Lindenbaum sued Georgia on behalf of Stacey Abrams’ Fair Fight with claim that Georgia voting machines ‘switched’ votes from Abrams to Brian Kemp in 2018

Carr: Medicaid Fraud Division Obtains Recoveries in Excess of $85 Million in Enforcement Efforts

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that the office’s Medicaid Fraud Division has obtained civil recoveries totaling more than $68 million since November 2016. Over this same time period, the Attorney General's Medicaid Fraud Division has prosecuted more than 60 people for Medicaid fraud and the abuse, neglect and exploitation of older adults, resulting in $17 million in restitution orders in criminal matters.

Carr Joins Multistate Coalition to Uphold Second Amendment

AGs urge U.S. Supreme Court to review and reverse Second Amendment case out of California

Carr: Former GVRA External Affairs Director Pleads Guilty to Identity Fraud, False Statements

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that Robin Folsom, the former director of external affairs for the Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency (GVRA), has pleaded guilty to one count of Identity Fraud and three counts of False Statements. The charges stem from an investigation conducted by the Office of the State Inspector General (OIG) pursuant to a request from the GVRA regarding Folsom’s use of Family Medical Leave. 

Carr Files Suit Against Biden Administration’s Dangerous and Unlawful Immigration Policy

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr has joined with two attorneys general in filing suit against the Biden administration’s dangerous and unlawful immigration policy. As issued by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the policy seeks to avoid the deportation of many illegal immigrants, including those convicted of drug trafficking, domestic assault and other criminal offenses.

Carr Joins Multistate Coalition Urging TikTok, Snapchat to Strengthen Parental Controls

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr has joined a bipartisan coalition of 44 attorneys general to urge TikTok and Snapchat to strengthen parental controls by providing parents with the ability to monitor their children’s social media usage and ultimately protect them from online threats.

AG Carr, Gov. Kemp File Suit Challenging Biden Administration’s Unlawful Transportation Mask Mandate

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr and Governor Brian Kemp have filed a lawsuit challenging the Biden administration’s mask mandate for public transportation and transportation hubs. As enacted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), this mandate applies to airplanes, trains, buses, ships and other modes of transportation. Specifically, the rule requires that masks be worn by all personnel and passengers two years of age and older.

Carr: Gang Prosecution Legislation Gets Final Passage, Provides Additional Resource to Keep Georgians Safe

ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr commends the final passage of HB 1134, legislation that provides the Office of the Attorney General with concurrent jurisdiction to prosecute criminal gang activity statewide. This legislation is reinforced by Governor Brian Kemp's budget proposal to create the state's first-ever Gang Prosecution Unit in the Attorney General's Office. 

Carr: Final Passage of SB 500 Positions State to Receive Roughly $636 Million for Opioid Treatment, Prevention

Legislation entitles Georgia to immediately collect approximately $66 million under opioid agreement

Mavis Tire Supply Enters into Settlement

ATLANTA, GA – Mavis Tire Supply, LLC entered into a settlement on March 15, 2022, with the Georgia Department of Law resolving allegations that the company, which has over 50 locations in Georgia alone, engaged in unlawful and deceptive practices in the course of its vehicle repairs and its sale of automotive parts.