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AG Yost's Statement on the Passage of the CHIPS Act

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost issued the following statement regarding the CHIPS Act clearing Congress:


Ohio Selected as Lead Plaintiff in Class-Action Lawsuit Against Facebook

A federal judge in California yesterday agreed to consolidate a series of lawsuits against Facebook and appointed Ohio the lead plaintiff in the securities class-action case against the social-media giant. Attorney General Yost will lead the class action on behalf of Ohio and any other affected investors.


AG Yost Sues Biden Administration for Threatening to Withhold Nutrition Assistance for Schools

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost is pushing back on the Biden administration’s policy updates that compel schools receiving federal nutritional assistance and other funding subject to Title IX to adopt detrimental and onerous gender identity policies or risk losing that financial support.


Attorney General Dave Yost's Statement on Slain Clark County Sheriff's Deputy

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost issued the following statement regarding the death of Clark County Sheriff’s Deputy Matthew Yates, who was killed Sunday afternoon during a police response in Harmony, Ohio:


AG Yost's Most Recent Drug Dropoff Day Brings in 298 Pounds of Unwanted Prescription Drugs

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost’s third Drug Dropoff Day – held recently in Trumbull and Mahoning counties – yielded 298 pounds of unused or expired prescription medications, ensuring that these drugs can do no harm to Ohioans or the environment.


Investigative Documents Released for I-71 Shooting

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — A Delaware County grand jury declined to indict law enforcement officers in the shooting of Jonathan Myers, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost announced today.


Ohio Attorney General's Office Issues Legal Explainer Regarding Heartbeat Law

The Ohio Attorney General's Office issued the following legal explainer regarding exemptions to Ohio's Heartbeat Law: 


AG Yost’s Statement on Arrest of Man Who Raped 10-Year-Old Ohio Girl

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today issued the following statement regarding Columbus Police Department's arrest of the rapist that impregnated a 10-year-old victim. 


AG Yost Extends Application Deadline for Teen Ambassador Board

The office of Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost has extended the deadline – to July 21 – for high school students to apply for his Teen Ambassador Board.


Yost Files Suit Alleging Massive Robocall Scheme - FCC Joins Fight in Related Action

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost filed a lawsuit today seeking to squash a scheme responsible for bombarding U.S. consumers with billions of illegal robocalls.

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