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AG Yost Continues to Push Back on California Regulations - Proposition 12 Is Bad for Ohio Farmers

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost recently joined 25 other attorneys general in an amicus brief urging the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a lower court ruling that allows California to impose its animal-farming regulations on other states.

6/27/2022

Petition Certified for Proposed Constitutional Amendment to Ensure “Medical Right to Refuse” in Ohio

The Ohio Attorney General’s Office today accepted a petition seeking to add new language to the state constitution in support of an individual’s right to refuse medical services.

6/24/2022

Yost Works to Hold Carnival Cruise Line Accountable After Data Breach

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost and 45 other attorneys general today announced a $1.25 million settlement with Florida-based Carnival Cruise Line stemming from a 2019 data breach.

6/22/2022

U.S. Supreme Court, at Ohio AG Yost’s Urging, Reverses Dangerous Lower-Court Ruling

The U.S. Supreme Court today sided with Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost in overturning lower court decisions compelling the warden of Chillicothe Correctional Institution to take a death-row inmate to a Columbus hospital for a brain scan.

6/21/2022

Ohio AG Dave Yost Leads Charge in Urging Feds to Investigate Violence Against Pro-Life Groups

In a pointed letter sent today to U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost and his counterparts in 18 other states urged Garland to take swift action in response to recent terrorist acts against anti-abortion organizations, calling the lack of action intolerable, politically motivated and in violation of his oath of office.

6/21/2022

Severe Weather Brings Out Home-Repair Scammers and Fake Charities

With the warm-weather storm season heating up, Attorney General Dave Yost is reminding Ohioans to watch out for home-repair scammers and fake charities soliciting donations on behalf of individuals affected by storms.

6/16/2022

AG Yost's Bureau of Criminal Investigation Broadens Firearm Analysis Capabilities

Declaring that “no criminal is safe” in Ohio, Attorney General Dave Yost today announced a partnership with the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) that will allow the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) to analyze firearms evidence significantly faster for law enforcement agencies statewide and match evidence against evidence potentially gathered from crimes in other states.

6/15/2022

AG Yost Denounces Federal Directive to Withhold Food Assistance from Schools Over New Gender Identity Policy

Attorney General Dave Yost is among 26 state attorneys general calling on President Joe Biden to withdraw the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s new “guidance” on sex-based discrimination for schools and other organizations receiving federal money for food programs.

6/14/2022

Ohio’s Permitless Carry Law Goes into Effect Today: Here’s What You Should Know

Ohio today became the 23rd state to allow citizens to carry a concealed handgun without a permit, and Attorney General Dave Yost said firearms training is more important now than ever.

6/13/2022

Ross County Woman Charged with Embezzling $650,000 from Employer

A Ross County woman has been indicted for defrauding her employer of more than $650,000, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost announced today.

6/9/2022
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