Tag: Attorney General
Attorney General Mark R. Herring and the City of Richmond launched “Respect Richmond,” an innovative campaign to reduce gun violence and homicides in the city.
AGl Mark R. Herring sent a letter to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos demanding that the DOE stop its systematic rolling back of critical protections for student loan borrowers.
A bipartisan coalition of state attorneys general is seeking documents and information from manufacturers and distributors of prescription opioids.
Attorney General Mark Herring outlined his recommended next steps for Virginia to confront the national epidemic of opioid and heroin abuse.
AG Mark Herring joined a coalition urging credit reporting firm Equifax to stop pushing their own fee based services on data breach victims.
Attorney General Mark Herring announced today that his office has filed a lawsuit against Wall & Associates.
Attorney General Mark Herring filed a lawsuit against open-end credit plan lender, Allied Title Lending LLC.
The Attorney General’s office has reached a settlement with A to Z Pawn, a Manassas Park-area pawnbroker, to provide more than $41,500 in refunds.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring is warning that 4,045,576 Virginia consumers could be impacted by a massive data breach from Equifax.
U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) comments on President Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring announced today that his Animal Law Unit secured seven more convictions in animal cruelty cases.
Mark Herring is urging Congress to affirm that all law-enforcement agencies retain their traditional authority to fight sex trafficking.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring launched the Virginia Military and Veteran Legal Resource Guide, a new tool to help Virginia servicemembers.
AG Mark Herring is reminding Virginians of a new law protecing against financial exploitation of older or vulnerable Virginians.
Virginia is taking part in an ongoing investigation to evaluate whether manufacturers have engaged in unlawful practices in the marketing and sale of opioids.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring has joined a coalition of 20 Attorneys General urging House leadership to reject the blatantly anti-consumer legislation.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring is asking the federal government to cancel student loan debt for those victimized by Corinthian Colleges.
Attorney General Mark Herring announced today that his office has reached a settlement with Spotsylvania Gold & Pawn Inc.
This week Attorney General Mark R. Herring will begin his fourth annual statewide public safety tour.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring is calling out the DOE for abdicating its responsibility to millions of student loan borrowers.
A coalition of 21 U.S. senators is urging the DHS against cutting security programs in order to fund a wall along America’s southern border.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring has joined in a challenge of an Ohio state law that would defund Planned Parenthood.
Governor Terry McAuliffe today ceremonially signed two victims’ rights bills from Attorney General Mark R. Herring.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring showcased cutting-edge technology that Virginia has adopted to fight child exploitation.
Attorney General Mark Herring is leading a coalition of state attorneys general in the fight against President Donald Trump’s travel ban
Attorney General Mark Herring is urging the Trump administration to continue student debt protections.
Attorney General Mark Herring is continuing the fight against President Donald Trump’s travel ban.
Attorney General Mark Herring’s office has reached settlements with two Fredericksburg-area pawnbrokers.
Attorney General Mark Herring is encouraging Virginians to become aware of the dangers of payday loans.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring comments on President Trump’s revocation of his original travel ban.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring and South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley have launched the Campaign for Child Rescue.
The General Assembly has rejected AG Mark Herring’s call for stronger tools to hold heroin dealers and traffickers accountable.
AG Mark Herring made the nation’s first arguments in court on why President Donald Trump’s immigration ban should be stopped.
Sen. Mark Warner spoke out today against the nomination of Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions to be the next Attorney General.
AG Mark Herring is joining in an amicus brief in support of the federal lawsuit against the Trump immigration ban.
A federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to provide Virginia with a list of all impacted by the executive order on immigration.
AG Mark Herring and the CFPB have reached a settlement with Woodbridge Coins and Jewelry Exchange.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring today brought legal action against President Trump for his executive order on immigration.
AG Mark Herring has formally requested additional information on detentions in Virginia resulting from President Trump’s executive order.
Attorney General Mark Herring issued the following statement on President Trump’s Executive Order on immigration.
Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring found that a proposed bill to ban abortion at 20 weeks is “very likely be struck down as unconstitutional.”
Attorney General Mark R. Herring was part of an effort that successfully blocked the proposed merger of Aetna and Humana.
Voices from around the Commonwealth expressed their support for Attorney General Mark Herring’s anti-hate crimes initiative.
Attorney General Mark Herring today announced a new package of legislation to combat hate crimes.
Attorney general-nominee Jeff Sessions has been effective in garnering support for confirmation despite opposition from outside groups.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring today joined with 18 other state attorneys general in filing a federal lawsuit against generic drug-makers.
Eleven law enforcement agencies in Virginia will implement or expand their use of Lethality Assessment Protocol.
The General Assembly will fail to pass a needed law to hold heroin dealers and traffickers and other drug dealers accountable when their deadly drugs result in a fatal overdose.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring will hold the first ever pro bono Veterans Legal Services Clinics to provide estate planning services to low-income veterans.
Attorney General Mark Herring today announced the addition of a data-driven online component to the statewide anti-human trafficking campaign.
Virginia borrowers who were harmed by mortgage servicing and foreclosure practices of SunTrust will begin receiving checks as part of a settlement.
Attorney General Mark Herring announced series of pro bono Veterans Legal Services Clinics to provide estate planning services to low-income veterans.
Attorney General Mark Herring today announced the launch of an initiative to help law enforcement agencies recruit more minority applicants and build police departments that reflect the cultural and racial makeup of the communities they serve.
The Natural Resources Defense Council today expressed strong support for Virginia and its attorney general, Mark Herring, for joining a coordinated effort to protect the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan from legal attacks by carbon intensive special interests.
Virginia joins multi-state coalition supporting economic, environmental and health benefits of clean air
Attorney General Mark Herring announced today that Virginia will join a coalition of seventeen other states and seven major municipalities taking legal action to support the Clean Power Plan, a national pollution-reduction strategy that will combat the impact of climate change on Virginia’s economy, coastal communities, the military, agriculture and forestry industry, and the health of Virginians.