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  Archives:  September 2008

Biden takes Deed to Wilmington drug haven

Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Thursday, September 25, 2008

Wilmington, DE – Attorney General Beau Biden announced today that for the first time the Delaware Department of Justice has obtained the Deed to a property under Delaware’s Nuisance Abatement Act. At the Department’s request a Superior Court Judge banned the owner from the property and ordered him to pay a penalty equal to the […]




Biden Announces New Measures to Combat Senior Abuse

Criminal Division | Department of Justice Press Releases | Family | Date Posted: Friday, September 19, 2008

Senior Protection Initiative will increase educational outreach, establish statewide task force to combat the crimes of financial exploitation, physical abuse, and neglect Wilmington, DE – Today, Attorney General Beau Biden announced new measures to stand up for seniors and identify and prosecute criminals who commit crimes against them. “Through the Senior Protection Initiative the Delaware […]




Biden announces action following deceptive marketing allegations against Ryan Homes

Consumer Protection | Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Thursday, September 11, 2008

Media Release September 11, 2008 Wilmington, DE—Today, Attorney General Beau Biden announced that Ryan Homes will pay hundreds of thousands of dollars and will change its marketing practices following a Delaware Department of Justice investigation of consumer complaints of deceptive marketing involving homeowner fees at the Odessa National development in Townsend, Delaware. “The Delaware Department […]




Convicted Killer Shannon Johnson Sentenced to Death

Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Friday, September 5, 2008

Wilmington, DE – Today, Attorney General Beau Biden announced that Shannon M. Johnson, age 24 of Wilmington, was sentenced today by Judge M. Jane Brady to death by lethal injection plus 95 years in prison. “Shannon Johnson is a threat to society. His conviction and today’s sentence ensures that justice will be served,” stated Attorney […]






  Archives:  September 2008

Biden takes Deed to Wilmington drug haven

Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Thursday, September 25, 2008

Wilmington, DE – Attorney General Beau Biden announced today that for the first time the Delaware Department of Justice has obtained the Deed to a property under Delaware’s Nuisance Abatement Act. At the Department’s request a Superior Court Judge banned the owner from the property and ordered him to pay a penalty equal to the […]




Biden Announces New Measures to Combat Senior Abuse

Criminal Division | Department of Justice Press Releases | Family | Date Posted: Friday, September 19, 2008

Senior Protection Initiative will increase educational outreach, establish statewide task force to combat the crimes of financial exploitation, physical abuse, and neglect Wilmington, DE – Today, Attorney General Beau Biden announced new measures to stand up for seniors and identify and prosecute criminals who commit crimes against them. “Through the Senior Protection Initiative the Delaware […]




Biden announces action following deceptive marketing allegations against Ryan Homes

Consumer Protection | Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Thursday, September 11, 2008

Media Release September 11, 2008 Wilmington, DE—Today, Attorney General Beau Biden announced that Ryan Homes will pay hundreds of thousands of dollars and will change its marketing practices following a Delaware Department of Justice investigation of consumer complaints of deceptive marketing involving homeowner fees at the Odessa National development in Townsend, Delaware. “The Delaware Department […]




Convicted Killer Shannon Johnson Sentenced to Death

Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Friday, September 5, 2008

Wilmington, DE – Today, Attorney General Beau Biden announced that Shannon M. Johnson, age 24 of Wilmington, was sentenced today by Judge M. Jane Brady to death by lethal injection plus 95 years in prison. “Shannon Johnson is a threat to society. His conviction and today’s sentence ensures that justice will be served,” stated Attorney […]