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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:

7/25/2022

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.
 

7/21/2022

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.
 

7/20/2022

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: 

7/14/2022

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. 

7/13/2022

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.

7/8/2022

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.

7/7/2022

Attorney General Yost Addresses Akron Community

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost promised the community of Akron an objective, professional and independent investigation of the June 27 officer-involved critical incident that resulted in the death of 25-year-old Jayland Walker.

7/6/2022

Yost, 13 Colleagues Urge Congress to Pass Incentives to Spur Microchip Production in U.S.

With Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost co-leading the charge, a bipartisan group of 14 state attorneys general called on Congress to approve $50 billion in incentives included in the CHIPS Act to accelerate U.S. production of microchips and end the overreliance on foreign imports.

7/6/2022

BCI Investigates Officer-Involved Shooting in Akron

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today issued the following statement regarding a fatal officer-involved shooting that occurred in Akron this week: 

7/3/2022
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