201311

Attorney General Tom Horne Announces Judgment In Latest Undercover Auto Repair "Sting"

Phoenix, AZ (Wednesday, November 27, 2013) -- Attorney General Tom Horne today announced that another auto repair “sting” has resulted in a $28,000.00 Consent Judgment against Fletcher’s Tire and Auto Service, Inc., an Arizona corporation that owns and operates multiple auto repair locations in Arizona. The Fletcher’s Gilbert location was the subject of the investigation as a result of consumer complaints.

Settlement Reached In American Airlines and US Airways Merger

Phoenix, AZ (Tuesday, November 12, 2013) - - Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne is today announcing a settlement with American Airlines and US Airways regarding their impending merger. The settlement includes the US Department of Justice and the six states that were also plaintiffs, including Arizona. The settlement requires US Airways Group Inc. and American Airlines’ parent corporation, AMR Corp.

Attorney General Tom Horne Obtains $470,000 Judgment In Consumer Fraud Case

Phoenix, AZ (Wednesday, November 6, 2013) --Attorney General Tom Horne is announcing the settlement of a consumer fraud case against Stan Nii-Addo Allotey, Jr., owner of Mortgage Relief Group, d.b.a. Mortgage Assistance Group, for engaging in deceptive loan modification services. Mr. Allotey and his company are now barred from conducting any foreclosure consulting business and engaging in telephone solicitation sales.

Gosar And Horne Back Federal Sex Trafficking Enforcement Bill

Phoenix, AZ (Tuesday, November 5, 2013) –Congressman Paul Gosar (AZ-04), announced his support and co-sponsorship of H.R. 2805, the End Sex Trafficking Act of 2013. This bill would add federal enforcement powers against the "customers" of child prostitutes as opposed to just the sex traffickers themselves.  

Congressman Gosar got involved in this issue after discussions with Attorney General Tom Horne on ways the federal government could assist the state with fighting crime solutions.