Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine

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10:28 am
Mon September 8, 2014

The Candidates For Ohio Attorney General

Mike DeWine (l) and David Pepper (r)

While the governor’s race is getting most of the attention in this election year, there are four other statewide offices that will be on the ballot. 

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6:40 pm
Fri June 27, 2014

Nursing Home Owner Indicted On Fraud, Corruption Charges

The owner of a Zanesville nursing home faces dozens of criminal charges after an investigation revealed allegations of corrupt activity and fraud. 

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7:29 pm
Wed June 11, 2014

Lawmakers Propose Conflict Of Interest Safeguards For AG's Office

The Ohio Attorney General often uses private law firms to handle cases on behalf of the state.

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12:50 pm
Mon May 12, 2014

Ohio Official Warns Of Home Improvement Scams

Ohio's attorney general warns consumers about spring home improvement scams. Mike DeWine says warmer weather brings more door-to-door sales. 

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7:11 pm
Thu April 17, 2014

Attorney General Announces Ban On Drug-Related Chemical Compounds

The state says a new rule has gone into effect in Ohio that permanently bans two new chemicals abused as illegal synthetic drugs.

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8:40 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

State Attorneys General Ask Drug Stores To Ban Tobacco Sales

Attorneys general from 28 states and U.S. territories have written to the chief executives of major U.S. pharmacy chains urging them to stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products.

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8:02 pm
Mon March 10, 2014

Ballot Language Approved For Ohio "Voters Bill Of Rights"

An Ohio group has been cleared to continue its effort to guarantee what it calls certain voter protections in the state constitution.

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7:10 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

Ohio Attorney General Feeling Better

A spokeswoman for Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says he will remain in a Cincinnati hospital overnight after a bout of vertigo. 

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9:58 am
Wed March 5, 2014

Elderly Victims Lose Money In Latest Scam

Attorney General Mike DeWine says seven Ohioans are charged in a scam that targeted senior citizens and even involved someone impersonating DeWine. 

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12:40 pm
Mon March 3, 2014

Another Record Year Of Concealed Carry Licenses

Ohio's attorney general reports that more than 145,000 concealed carry licenses were issued in Ohio last year for the largest number issued since licensing began in the state in 2004. 

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12:57 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

Settlement Reached In Drug Maker Case

Ohio's attorney general says the state's share of the settlement between Endo Health and the federal government amounts to about $5 million. 

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12:35 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

State Grants For Rape Crisis Centers

Ohio's attorney general has awarded $1 million dollars in new grant funding to rape crisis centers across the state.  

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6:14 pm
Mon February 3, 2014

Challenger For AG's Office Alleges Cronyism Among Firms Representing State

Attorney General Mike DeWine is standing by his office’s policies when it comes to selecting law firms to perform state work.

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6:44 pm
Fri January 31, 2014

Ohio Sheriff Charged With Theft Denies Wrongdoing

A southeast Ohio sheriff has been indicted on 25 counts, including felony charges of theft in office, tampering with records and engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity.

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11:06 am
Wed December 4, 2013

DeWine Warns Of Possible Scams During Holidays

The state is urging people donating to charity this holiday season to watch for scams.  

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7:23 pm
Wed November 20, 2013

3 Southwest Ohio Village Employees Charged With Theft And Meth Production

Authorities in southwest Ohio say three village employees have been charged with theft in office and other counts, with one allegedly diverting thousands of dollars for meth labs.

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6:14 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Ohio Crime Lab Continues To Process Backlog Of Rape Test Kits

Attorney General Mike DeWine says Ohio's crime lab has processed almost 21-hundred previously untested rape kits in its effort to solve more reported sexual assaults with the help of DNA matches.

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6:10 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

Grand Jury Investigating Into Steubenville Rape Case To Reconvene

A grand jury investigating whether other laws were broken in the rape of a 16-year-old girl in Ohio last year will reconvene later this week.

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8:20 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

Boehner and DeWine Subpoenaed In Veterans Charity Fraud Case

Leading Ohio Republicans including U.S. House Speaker John Boehner and the state attorney general have been subpoenaed to testify in a $100 million multi-state fraud case. 

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7:01 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

Political Donations Not Addressed In Veteran's Charity Scam Case

The Ohio attorney general's multi-state case against an alleged scam artist who collected as much as $100 million ostensibly for Navy veterans doesn't address the man's donations to politicians, including the attorney general himself. 

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