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Ohio's attorney general says his office has received more than 600 reports of tax-related scams since the beginning of the month. 

Ohio will share in a 71 million dollar settlement against a pharmaceutical company for the way it promoted two of its drugs. 

The Ohio Turnpike Commission has joined a lawsuit against the federal government over what Republican state Attorney General Mike DeWine calls an unconstitutional health care tax.

Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine sent a letter late last week to U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Syliva Burwell saying he may file a lawsuit because a fee imposed by the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional.

Police officers and ministers joined mental health, probation and prosecutor's office representatives Thursday on a new panel to study possible updates to police training.

DeWine Creates Working Group To Study Police Use Of Force Training

Dec 12, 2014

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has directed the state police training commission to study possible updates in officer instruction in use of force. 

"Bottle Bill For Ohio" Clears One Ballot Hurdle

Oct 9, 2014

A proposal in Ohio to create a refundable deposit on glass, metal, plastic and other containers has cleared an initial hurdle.  

Response To Heroin Use Becomes Campaign Issue

Oct 9, 2014

Heroin has become a campaign issue in Ohio this year as politicians disagree over who has done the most to tackle the epidemic of overdose deaths blamed on the narcotic.

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Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says he’ll continue to fight for the state's same-sex marriage ban even if a federal appeals court strikes it down.

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After several years of multiple executions, one was carried out in Ohio this year.

Democrats continue to blast Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine for the way he handled a sexual harassment case in his office.

AG Investigating Bottled Water Price Gouging In Toledo

Aug 5, 2014

Toledo Mayor Michael Collins has lifted the water ban put in place because of toxins from algae that contaminated Lake Erie.

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The Associated Press has learned attorneys, law firms and a lobbyist with a business stake at Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's office have contributed to a charity important to the Republican and his family.

Ohio Attorney General's Office

An Associated Press review of state records shows Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's selection process for hiring outside securities-fraud litigators has gone essentially undocumented.

The Ohio Attorney General has rejected a petition for a ballot measure requiring billions of dollars worth of state investments in alternative energy.

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has certified the language in a new version of a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at overturning the state's 2004 voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage. 

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has rejected the petition of a proposal that aims to create a refundable deposit on glass, plastic and other bottles and containers.

DeWine Rejects Voter Bill of Rights Summary

Feb 14, 2014

A proposed state constitutional amendment designed to protect voter rights has hit a snag.

AG Appealing Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Jan 17, 2014

The Ohio Attorney General's office has filed a notice of appeal of a federal judge's order that the state recognize same-sex  marriages on death certificates.

Settlement In Wake Of Steubenville Rape Case Focuses On Reporting

Jan 8, 2014

There’s been a settlement in a case involving one of the adults charged in connection with the Steubenville rape case.

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says the Ohio Lottery's plan to replace illegal video raffle machines with new gambling devices at veterans posts and fraternal lodges is unconstitutional.

Judge Permits Use Of Electronic Raffle Devices

Dec 20, 2013

A Franklin County judge is allowing veterans and fraternal posts to continue operating electronic raffle machines while their lawsuit against Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine proceeds.

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says 55 percent of companies that got state tax breaks in 2012 met requirements to retain and create jobs.

State Processes More Rape Kits

Dec 12, 2013

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says the state crime lab has processed nearly 5 thousand previously untested rape kits as it searches for DNA matches that could help solve reported sexual assaults.

The Democrat who wants to be Ohio’s next Attorney General says the state’s current A-G should recuse himself from a case that involves a man accused of bilking millions of dollars that was meant to help veterans. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports.

Ohio veterans and fraternal groups have continued to set up electronic raffle machines, disregarding a warning from the state attorney general that the devices are illegal.

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has named two former Ohio Supreme Court justices to a commission that will study law enforcement use of facial recognition software.

DeWine Rejects Marijuana Ballot Petition

Aug 13, 2013

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has rejected a proposed constitutional amendment to legalize the medical use of marijuana.

Ohio's attorney general warns members of the U.S. military and their families to be alert to consumer scams including some specifically targeting military personnel.

Authorities Raid Local Internet Cafes

Aug 2, 2013

State Authorities and Marysville police have served search warrants at 10 Internet cafes and other locations in seven counties in central and southwest Ohio.

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