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Attorney General Dave Yost Announces Success of Statewide Anti-Human Trafficking Sting: Operation 'Ohio Knows' Nets 161 Seeking to Buy Sex

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today announced that 161 people were arrested and 51 potential human trafficking victims were helped in a statewide operation for which nearly 100 federal, state and local law enforcement agencies partnered with non-governmental and nonprofit organizations.  

10/4/2021

AG Yost Opens Certification Process for Organizations Seeking to Take Part in Ohio’s Scholarship Tax-Credit Program

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost has launched the online application process for organizations that grant scholarships to primary and secondary students and want to be a part of Ohio’s new tax-credit program.

10/1/2021

Ohio Attorney General Honors Victoria Allen Through Award Name Change

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost announced today that the Distinguished Civilian Leadership Award will be renamed the Victoria Allen Distinguished Civilian Leadership Award. 

9/28/2021

AG Yost Has Spent Past Year Eradicating Corrupt HB6, Saving Ohioans $2 Billion

One year ago today, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost began a mission to systematically derail the corruption embedded in House Bill 6 to stop FirstEnergy Corp. from ripping off Ohioans through the illicit nuclear bailout law.

9/23/2021

AG Yost Sues Florist Who No Showed on Wedding Day

A Xenia florist who abandoned couples on their wedding day has been sued by Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost for violating consumer protection laws.

9/22/2021

Central Ohio Drug Enforcement Task Force Seizes 24 Pounds of Methamphetamine

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost, Gov. Mike DeWine and Licking County Sheriff Randy Thorp today announced the completion of an investigation that uncovered a methamphetamine distribution operation in Licking County.

9/22/2021

AG Yost Joins States Demanding President Biden Drop Vaccine Mandate or Risk Legal Action

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost and 23 other attorneys general sent a letter to President Biden today, warning that litigation will follow the implementation of the proposed mandate on private sector employees to either get a COVID-19 shot, submit to weekly testing, or be fired.

9/17/2021

AG Yost Announces Ohio's Historic $808 Million Settlement with Opioid Distributors

Ohio has forged an $808 million agreement with the three largest distributors of opioids that puts the state at the front of the line to receive monetary relief for communities ravaged by the addiction crisis, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost announced today.

9/16/2021

Attorney General Yost Inks Agreement with StubHub to Issue Ohioans Refunds

The ticket reseller StubHub is issuing refunds to thousands of Ohioans who purchased tickets to events that were later canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic in response to a multistate investigation lead by Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost.

9/14/2021

Statement from Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost on Pike County Guilty Plea

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today issued the following statement following the plea agreement filed in the case of Angela Wagner:

9/10/2021
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