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T-Mobile customers should take action to protect their identities, as their data may be for sale on the dark web

Residents who were impacted by the massive data breach announced by T-Mobile in August 2021 should take steps to protect their information from identity theft, because they are at heightened risk as a result of the breach.

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AG Racine Announces Opioid Distributors and Johnson & Johnson Will Pay Over $47 Million to the District

Today, Attorney General Karl A. Racine announced that the District will receive over $47 million from a signed settlement with the opioid manufacturer Johnson & Johnson and three leading opioid distributors which will be used for needed support for District residents struggling with opioid…

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AG Racine Welcomes 2022 Class of Recent Area Law School Graduates to Office as Charles F.C. Ruff Fellows

Attorney General Karl A. Racine welcomed 16 recent graduates from local law schools joining the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) for the 2022 Charles F.C. Ruff Fellowship.

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AG Racine Announces Lawsuit Against Presidential Inaugural Committee & Trump Entities Will Go To Trial in September 2022

Attorney General Karl A. Racine today announced the District of Columbia’s lawsuit against Donald Trump’s 58th Presidential Inaugural Committee (PIC), the Trump International Hotel, and the Trump Organization for misusing $1.1 million of nonprofit funds will go to trial in September 2022.

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My Office’s Record of Standing Up for District Residents

Last week, I testified before the DC Council about the work of the Office of the Attorney General. It was my last oversight hearing as Attorney General. Reflecting on my two terms as the first independent elected attorney general, I’m proud of the work we have done to advocate every day for…

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AG Racine Testimony Before DC Council on the Office of the Attorney General's Work to Stand Up for District Residents

Statement of Karl A. Racine, Attorney General for the District of Columbia

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AG Racine Statement on Senate Confirmation of Solicitor General Loren AliKhan to Serve on the D.C. Court of Appeals

Attorney General Karl A. Racine today issued the following statement after the U.S. Senate confirmed District of Columbia Solicitor General Loren L. AliKhan by a vote of 55-41 to serve as an Associate Judge on the District of Columbia Court of Appeals. She was nominated by President Joe Biden …

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AG Racine Announces Nearly $4 Million Settlement with Predatory Online Lender That Will Compensate Thousands of District Consumers

Attorney General Karl A. Racine today announced that Elevate Credit, Inc. (Elevate), a predatory online lender, will pay at least $3.3 million to refund over 2,500 District consumers who were misleadingly marketed high-cost loans and lines of credit, waive over $300,000 in interest owed by those…

Tenant Alert: You have a right to stay warm in your apartment

The law is clear: No one should be stuck in the cold inside their apartments.