Department of Justice Weekly HighlightsDeputy Attorneys General in the Department of Justice secure a number of important convictions, sentencings and other court rulings each week. 2014-11-17 17:08:35
Department of Justice Weekly HighlightsDeputy Attorneys General in the Department of Justice secure a number of important convictions and sentencings each week. The Department of Justice will be send out recaps of key cases. Here are the highlights from the week ending Friday, Nov. 7:2014-11-12 11:45:19
Department of Justice Weekly Criminal HighlightsDeputy Attorneys General in the Department of Justice’s Criminal Division secure a number of important convictions each week. Starting today, the Department of Just will be send out recaps of key cases.2014-11-03 16:26:33
Biden, 43 colleagues support federal legislation providing restitution to child pornography victimsDelaware Attorney General Beau Biden and his colleagues in 43 U.S. states and territories voiced support today for a Congressional proposal that would provide financial support for victims of child pornography. The Attorneys General sent a letter today to the leadership of the Senate Judiciary Committee and a House Judiciary Subcommittee calling on federal lawmakers to vote this year on the Amy and Vicky Child Pornography Victim Restitution Improvement Act of 20142014-10-15 16:31:08
Biden reaches phone cramming settlement with AT&TAttorney General Beau Biden today announced a nationwide settlement with AT&T Mobility LLC that resolves allegations the company placed charges for third-party services on consumers’ mobile telephone bills that had not been authorized by the consumer, a practice known as “mobile cramming.” The $105 million settlement includes $80 million in refunds to consumers who were “crammed” and a $25 million payment to the Attorneys General and the Federal Communications Commission.
Biden warns consumers to be aware of telephone tax, lottery/sweepstakes scamsDelaware Attorney General Beau Biden today alerted consumers to be on the lookout for two unrelated telephone scams that have targeted large numbers of consumers in Delaware and beyond. The scammers appear to be randomly targeting victims, claiming that victims owe back taxes to the government, or owe processing fees to collect a sweepstakes prize.2014-10-02 16:14:13
Dover man receives thirty year prison sentence for 2012 shooting deathThe Delaware Attorney General’s office announced that on September 24, 20 year-old Joshua Cathell received a 30-year prison sentence for the October, 2012 shooting death of 40 year-old Isidro Hernandez inside the home Cathell shared with the victim in Dover’s Oak Grove Estates Mobile Home Community.2014-09-25 16:24:50