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Florida News: Travel Agency, Legendary Journeys, Inc., Ruins Vacations, Leaves Consumers Out Millions

TALLAHASSEE, FL – Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi today filed legal action against a closed Florida travel agency that still owes consumers nationwide more than $3 million.  The defendants, Legendary Journeys, Inc., president and owner Adrian L. Ferguson, Jr., a/k/a Al Ferguson, and vice president Charles T. Scott, a/k/a Chuck Scott, operated a Sarasota-based travel … Continue reading Florida News: Travel Agency, Legendary Journeys, Inc., Ruins Vacations, Leaves Consumers Out Millions

Florida News: 6,378 Previously Untested Sexual Assault Kits Processed According to AG Pam Bondi

TALLAHASSEE, FL ­­– Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi today announced the latest progress report outlining the testing of thousands previously unprocessed sexual assault kits.  According to the latest Sexual Assault Kit Progress Report released by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, 6,378 backlogged kits have been tested so far.  State and private labs are testing … Continue reading Florida News: 6,378 Previously Untested Sexual Assault Kits Processed According to AG Pam Bondi

Florida News: Court Action Taken Against Fort Myers Furniture Store, Sofa Beds and Recliners Unlimited

TALLAHASSEE, FL – Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi Tuesday, July 31st, filed a court action in Fort Myers against a furniture store for deceptively marketing and selling furniture and mattresses to Florida consumers, many of whom are senior citizens.  Fort Myers Convertibles, d/b/a Sofa Beds and Recliners Unlimited, and its owners, Lane Granitstein and Jeffrey Granitstein, … Continue reading Florida News: Court Action Taken Against Fort Myers Furniture Store, Sofa Beds and Recliners Unlimited

Florida News: Florida Attorney General Bondi, DEA Shut Down Pill Mill, Owner, Dr. Armando Falcon

TALLAHASSEE, FL – Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi and the Drug Enforcement Administration’s Miami Field Division Tuesday arrested a doctor and two office managers on charges related to operating a pill mill.  According to a lengthy undercover investigation, Dr. Armando Falcon owned and operated Pain Center of Cutler Bay, a pain management clinic in South … Continue reading Florida News: Florida Attorney General Bondi, DEA Shut Down Pill Mill, Owner, Dr. Armando Falcon

Florida News: Human Trafficking Registration, Award Nominations Now Open

TALLAHASSEE, FL – Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, along with the Statewide Council on Human Trafficking, the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice, the Florida Department of Children and Families and the University of Central Florida, would like to invite you to the 2018 Florida Human Trafficking Summit in Orlando, Florida on October 1, 2018 at the … Continue reading Florida News: Human Trafficking Registration, Award Nominations Now Open

Florida News: Five Arrested in Massive Seizure of Methamphetamine, Thousands of Dollars

TALLAHASSEE, FL – Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi’s Office of Statewide Prosecution, the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration Thursday announced the arrest of five individuals in connection with a massive methamphetamine and cannabis ring.  Combined, the five arrestees have 84 prior felony charges with 20 convictions and 67 prior misdemeanor charges … Continue reading Florida News: Five Arrested in Massive Seizure of Methamphetamine, Thousands of Dollars

Florida AG Bondi Announces Dozens Arrested in Multi-Million Dollar SNAP/EBT Fraud Investigation

TALLAHASSEE, FL (STL.News) Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi’s Office of Statewide Prosecution joined the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the U.S. Secret Service, and other federal authorities in announcing the end of a lengthy investigation involving five million dollars in benefits fraud. “Food stamp trafficking steals from Florida’s hardworking taxpayers,” said Attorney … Continue reading Florida AG Bondi Announces Dozens Arrested in Multi-Million Dollar SNAP/EBT Fraud Investigation

Florida Court Orders Tobacco Company to Honor Florida’s Historic Tobacco Settlement

TALLAHASSEE, FL/December 28, 2017 (STL.News) – Attorney General Pam Bondi yesterday announced a major ruling in a case involving Florida’s historic tobacco settlement agreement. The litigation centers around R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company’s sale of three iconic cigarette brands, Winston, Kool and Salem, along with a legacy Lorillard Tobacco Company brand, Maverick, to Imperial Tobacco Group … Continue reading Florida Court Orders Tobacco Company to Honor Florida’s Historic Tobacco Settlement