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(Phoenix, Ariz. – June 28, 2007) The Attorney General’s Office today announced the indictments of 48 members of two human smuggling organizations.

The indictments followed an eight-month investigation by a task force comprised of the…

(Phoenix, Ariz. – June 29, 2007) Attorney General Terry Goddard today warned consumers of a phone solicitation scam offering Arizona seniors an identification card that is supposedly being sent to all U.S. senior citizens.

The Attorney…

(Phoenix, Ariz. – June 26, 2007) Attorney General Terry Goddard today announced the indictment of Gregg Lawrence Wolfe, 45, of Scottsdale, on one count of bribery and four counts of harassment of public employees.

Wolfe was indicted in…

(Phoenix, Ariz. – June 26, 2007) Attorney General Terry Goddard announced that Francisco Javier Villa, 39, of Tucson, today was sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison after pleading guilty to one count of human smuggling.

In April…

(Phoenix, Ariz. – June 25, 2007) The United States Supreme Court today upheld the transfer of the Clean Water Act surface water program from the federal Environmental Protection Agency to the State of Arizona. The Court's decision reverses the U.…

(Phoenix, Ariz. – June 21, 2007) Paula S. Bickett, an Arizona Assistant Attorney General, was presented with the prestigious Marvin Award by the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG). Bickett is Chief Counsel for the Civil Appeals…

(Phoenix, Ariz. – June 14, 2007) Attorney General Terry Goddard will help kick off the Break the Silence campaign, an effort to increase awareness of elder abuse, on Friday, June 15. Goddard will join members of the Maricopa Elder Abuse…

(Phoenix, Ariz. – June 14, 2007) The Arizona Attorney General’s Office today filed separate civil rights lawsuits against the Vermillion Candy Shoppe (“Vermillion”) and Big Dan’s Drive Thru and their owners and operators. Both businesses are…

(Phoenix, Ariz. -- June 12, 2007) Attorney General Terry Goddard said today his office will turn over all criminal cases involving the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office to other prosecution agencies to avoid an ethical conflict.

The action…

(Phoenix, Ariz. – June 12, 2007) Attorney General Terry Goddard today announced a $5.5 million multi-state settlement with New Jersey-based Warner Chilcott, maker of the oral contraceptive Ovcon. The settlement resolves a 2005 federal lawsuit…