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Attorney General Tom Horne Issues Consumer Alert: Fraudulent Newspaper/Magazine Payment Service

Phoenix (Wednesday, October 22, 2014) -- Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne is today warning consumers and businesses to be aware of phony bills for newspaper and magazine subscription renewals. 

Consumers around the state have recently received mailers claiming to be renewal notices or invoices for publications to which they regularly subscribe. The invoices claimed that the consumer’s subscriptions were about to expire and asked for a credit card account number to make the renewal payment.

Attorney General Tom Horne Will Not Appeal Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Phoenix (Friday, October 17, 2014) – Attorney General Tom Horne is today issuing the following statement:

“A number of Attorneys General have refused to defend laws defining marriage as between a man and a woman. I have not been among that group. I have fought to defend the laws as passed by the voters of Arizona, which I believe is the duty of the Attorney General.

Attorney General Tom Horne Announces $105 Million Settlement With AT&T

Phoenix (Wednesday, October 8, 2014) -- Attorney General Tom Horne today announced that he, along with Attorneys General of the other 49 States and the District of Columbia, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), and the Federal Communications Commission, reached a $105 million settlement with AT&T Mobility LLC (“AT&T”), resolving allegations that AT&T engaged in “mobile cramming.” The State will receive $325,770, and it is estimated that roughly 482,000 accounts in Arizona may be eligible for refunds. The amounts of the refunds will vary.