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George Jepsen (Courtesy Office of the Attorney General)

AG Report Backs Calls for More Transparency From Hospitals

Proposals would address “facility fees” and hospital-acquired physician practices.

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Electric Prices Jump For Customers Of Some Power Suppliers

Connecticut’s attorney general and consumer advocate warned electricity customers on Thursday about price spikes by some power suppliers that are nearly double what the two regulated utilities are charging.

01/16/2014

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Jepsen Joins FTC In Settlement With Dietary Supplement Companies

Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen says he and the Federal Trade Commission have obtained a $32.7 million settlement against three dietary supplement companies and their owner for alleged deceptive marketing practices.

01/08/2014

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Precautions For Target Customers

Tips from Attorney General George Jepsen and Consumer Protection Commissioner William Rubenstein:   Those who suspect there has been unauthorized activity on their cards should report it to their credit card companies and call Target […]

12/19/2013

State Police Union emblem at union headquarters in East Hartford. (Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer)

State Withdraws Appeal Over Trooper Staffing

Connecticut’s attorney general has withdrawn an appeal of a court decision that found the administration was required to keep a minimum level of state troopers.

09/06/2013

National Shlooting Sports Foundation National Shlooting Sports Foundation (Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

National Gun Industry Group Sues Connecticut Over Gun Control Law

Connecticut’s new gun law is being challenged again in court, with a national industry group claiming the legislation was passed illegally without proper public input or time for adequate review by state legislators.

07/08/2013

Charla Nash courtesy Brigham and Women's Hospital

Chimp Attack Victim Denied Permission To Sue State

A Connecticut woman disfigured in a chimpanzee attack was denied permission Friday to sue the state for $150 million.

06/14/2013

Twenty seven wooden angles are viewed in a yard down the street from the Sandy Hook School on Dec. 16, 2012 in Newtown, Conn. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Attorney General, Consumer Protection Ask Sandy Hook Charities For Disclosures

Connecticut authorities want to make sure that the public knows how the millions of dollars donated in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings is being spent.

03/28/2013

Google Street View (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Connecticut, Other States Settle With Google Over Wireless Data Collection

Connecticut’s Attorney General says the state will receive more than half a million dollars as its share of a multi-state settlement with Internet search provider Google over Google’s collection of data from unsecured wireless networks by its “Google Street View” vehicles.

03/12/2013

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Agreement Expected To Lower Sulfur Dioxide Emissions

Attorney General George Jepsen says Connecticut can expect air quality improvements as the result of a new agreement with the country’s largest electric power generator.

02/25/2013

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