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Attorney General Herring announces action to dissolve deceptive veterans charity

RICHMOND, VA/December 1, 2017 (STL.News) – In an effort to combat deceptive charities that target Virginians supporting veterans, Attorney General Mark R. Herring today announced a settlement between 24 states and VietNow National Headquarters, Inc., an Illinois charity that falsely represented that donations would help local veterans, resulting in the organization’s dissolution. “Virginians are caring, … Continue reading Attorney General Herring announces action to dissolve deceptive veterans charity

AG Herring urges repeal of Federal Law in order to hold drug manufacturers & distributors accountable for opioid oversupply

Current law severely limits the DEA’s response to the opioid crisis, prevents DEA from issuing immediate suspension order RICHMOND, VA/November 14, 2017 (STL.News) – In an effort to hold drug manufacturers and distributors accountable for the oversupply of opioid pain killers, Attorney General Mark R. Herring sent a letter late yesterday to congressional leaders, urging … Continue reading AG Herring urges repeal of Federal Law in order to hold drug manufacturers & distributors accountable for opioid oversupply