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Attorney General DeWine Welcomes Recommendation that Doctor's License be Revoked

A hearing examiner today issued a recommendation that the medical license of Dr. James E. Lundeen Sr. be permanently revoked. The hearing examiner found that Lundeen was overprescribing medication to patients at his offices in Portsmouth and Plymouth. Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's Office has been involved in the investigation and represented the Ohio State Medical Board at the license hearing.

11/18/2011

Attorney General DeWine Warns Sony PlayStation Users to be Vigilant

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned users of Sony's PlayStation Network and Qriocity to monitor their bank accounts and to watch for email scams in the wake of the announcement from Sony Computer Entertainment of America that user account information was compromised.

4/28/2011

Attorney General DeWine Warns Older Ohioans About Job Opportunity Scams

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) –   During Older Americans Month in May, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is warning Ohio senior citizens to be cautious of job opportunity scams that could cost them thousands of dollars.

5/16/2012

Attorney General DeWine Warns Ohioans about Tax Schemes

As Ohioans prepare to file their 2011 tax returns, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is warning them to look out for deceptive tax services and scams.

3/2/2012

Attorney General DeWine Warns of Traveling Contractors Following Major Storms in Ohio; Offers Tips for Repair and Removal Services

Following the violent weather in Ohio this weekend, Attorney General Mike DeWine today offered a warning to residents to beware of traveling contractors who try to take advantage of homeowners in need of assistance.

7/2/2012

Attorney General DeWine Warns of Traveling Contractors Following Clermont County Tornados

Following the violent storms in southern Ohio this weekend, Attorney General Mike DeWine today offered a warning to residents to beware of traveling contractors who try to take advantage of homeowners in need of assistance.

3/5/2012

Attorney General DeWine Warns of Tax Scams

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned Ohioans to watch for e-mail messages and letters that claim to be from the Internal Revenue Service, but are actually scams designed to capture personal information.

2/18/2011

Attorney General DeWine Warns of Medicare Scams as Open Enrollment Comes to a Close

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned Ohioans to beware of callers who pretend to be from Medicare and ask for personal information. Several Ohio consumers have reported potential Medicare scams to the Ohio Attorney General’s Office. While many consumers recognize the scam and hang up on the caller, others do not realize the ploy until they have already provided their personal information.

11/30/2011

Attorney General DeWine Warns of 'Google Team 2011' Phony Email Alert

Midway into Ohio Cyber Safety Week, a new email message that appears to be a scam is making the rounds – including at the Ohio Attorney General's Office, Attorney General Mike DeWine warned today.

10/5/2011

Attorney General DeWine Warns of Door-to-Door Home Improvement Sales

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned consumers to be wary of home improvement contractors who come to their doors offering their services.

4/20/2011
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