WASHINGTON,  D. C. -- A man recently convicted in Maryland of committing fraud against immigrants will be subject to a D.C. Court of Appeals Consent Order that prohibits him from describing himself as a provider of “immigration services” or providing advice on U.S. immigration law, D.C. Attorney General Irvin B. Nathan announced today.  

Ramon Octavio Escarfullet, Sr., agreed to the Consent Order after an investigation by the D.C. Court of Appeals Committee on Unauthorized Practice of Law into whether he provided immigrants in D.C. with legal advice on U.S

WASHINGTON, D. C. -- The District of Columbia has obtained a preliminary injunction stopping further payment of fees by Community Academy Public Charter School to a for-profit management company owned by the school's founder, Kent Amos, D.C. Attorney General Irvin B. Nathan announced today.  The preliminary injunction order, issued yesterday by Superior Court Judge Neil E. Kravitz, at the urging of the Office of the Attorney General, prevents any further payments to the for-profit company, but allows the school to seek court approval for limited additional

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Office of the Attorney General of the District of Columbia (“OAG”) provides this public notice of a non-profit healthcare entity conversion under D.C. Code § 44-601 et seq.:    

The District of Columbia’s State Health Planning and Development Agency (”SHPDA”) has requested that OAG review the Certificate of Need (“CON”) application of Brinton Woods Senior Living IV, LLC and Brinton Woods of Washington, D.C., LLC (“Brinton Woods”) to acquire the assets and operations of Carolyn Boone Lewis Health Center Inc. (“CBL”), a District

WASHINGTON, D.C. – D.C. consumers will be eligible for refunds from an $80 million fund to be established under a national settlement reached with AT&T Mobility, LLC, by the District of Columbia, all 50 states, and two federal agencies, D.C. Attorney General Irvin B. Nathan announced today.  The settlement resolves allegations that AT&T placed unauthorized charges for third-party services on consumers’ mobile telephone bills, a practice known as “cramming.”

The settlement was jointly announced at the Wilson Building in the District of Columbia

WASHINGTON, D. C. – The Child Support Services Division of the D.C. Attorney General’s office (OAG) has won a federal grant of $150,000 to seek to improve early intervention approaches to encourage non-custodial parents to become more consistent payers of child support, D.C. Attorney General Irvin B. Nathan announced today.  Combined with $291,176 in federal matching funds, OAG will receive a total of $441,176 for the first year.  The office will be eligible for a total of $1,147,057 over 5 years.

The project will be fully funded by the federal government

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Ariel Levinson-Waldman, the Senior Counsel to D.C. Attorney General Irvin B. Nathan, has won the Daniel J. Curtin, Jr. Young Public Lawyer of the Year Award from the International Municipal Lawyers Association (IMLA), Attorney General Nathan proudly announced today.  The award was presented this past weekend in Baltimore at the IMLA annual convention.  It is given annually to one lawyer in the country under the age of forty “to recognize a public law practitioner who has provided outstanding service to the public and who possesses an exemplary

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The District of Columbia has won a summary judgment for $931,200 in a case alleging that Washington East of the River Academy (WEALTHY), its principal, and its accountant unlawfully diverted District grant funds intended for a 2009 summer youth program, D.C. Attorney General Irvin B. Nathan announced today.

D.C. Superior Court Judge Maurice A. Ross on August 12 awarded the District the full treble damages it sought.

The case was brought in June 2013 under the District’s False Claims Act against Dianna R. Robinson, the former

Washington, DC – Following today’s Supreme Court oral arguments on marriage equality, Attorney General Karl A. Racine today said he was cautiously optimistic that the justices would rule state bans on same-sex marriage unconstitutional.

“I am hopeful that today marked another milestone in our nation’s long progress toward securing full liberty and equality for all of our citizens,” Attorney General Racine said. “As we argued in our brief in this case, it is time for the Supreme Court to ensure that same-sex couples legally married in the District enjoy the

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