MAY DEPARTMENT STORES TO PAY $22 MILLLION FOR IMPROPER DEBT COLLECTIONS FROM CONSUMERS IN BANKRUPTCY

Attorney General Thurbert E.

SENATOR RALPH DAVID ABERNATHY III INDICTED BY FULTON GRAND JURY

Atlanta - Attorney General Thurbert E. Baker announced today that a Fulton County grand jury has returned a true bill of indictment charging Senator Ralph David Abernathy III with 35 felony counts relating to his office.

ATTORNEY GENERAL BAKER JOINS FTC AND SEVEN ATTORNEYS GENERAL SEEKING PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION TO REQUIRE MARKETER OF "DO-IT-YOURSELF" TERMITE BAIT SYSTEM TO CHANGE ITS ADS

ATLANTA - Attorney General Thurbert E. Baker, in cooperation with the Governor's Office of Consumer Affairs, has joined with the Federal Trade Commission and seven state attorneys general today seeking a preliminary injunction in U.S.

THREE INDICTED IN DEKALB COUNTY FOR MEDICAID FRAUD

Attorney General Thurbert E. Baker and DeKalb County District Attorney J. Tom Morgan announced today that a DeKalb County Grand Jury has returned indictments against three individuals in a case involving alleged schemes of Medicaid fraud.

ATTORNEY GENERAL ANNOUNCES GUILTY PLEA IN MEDICAL COLLEGE OF GEORGIA FRAUD CASE

ATLANTA - Attorney General Thurbert E. Baker and District Attorney Danny Craig of the Augusta Judicial Circuit announced today that on October 8, 1998, Richard L.

ATTORNEY GENERAL ANNOUNCES GUILTY PLEA IN TIMBER FRAUD CASE

ATLANTA - Attorney General Thurbert E. Baker announced today that on Wednesday, October 7, 1998, William A. Adams entered a plea of guilty to two counts of violating Georgia's Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act.

ATTORNEY GENERAL OBTAINS INDICTMENTS IN FRANKLIN COUNTY AGAINST TAX COMMISSIONER AND OWNER OF CAR DEALERSHIP

Atlanta - Attorney General Thurbert E.

ATTORNEY GENERAL RECOVERS FUNDS FROM "CAMPUS CARD" SCHEME

108 Georgians to Receive Refunds

ATTORNEY GENERAL ISSUES DECISION STRENGTHENING GEORGIA'S OPEN MEETINGS LAW

ATLANTA - Attorney General Thurbert Baker today issued a decision strengthening Georgia's Open Meetings Law.

ATTORNEY GENERAL'S LETTER ADDRESSING AUGUSTA-RICHMOND COUNTY OPEN MEETINGS QUESTION

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September 16, 1998

Mr. Julian Miller General Manager The Augusta Chronicle PO Box 1928 Augusta, Georgia 30903-1928

RE: Enforcement of the Georgia Open Meetings Act: The Augusta-Richmond County Commission-Council.