DENVER – Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman today announced the appointment of Laura Chartrand as Deputy Attorney General for the Natural Resources and Environment Section. Before joining the Attorney General's Office, Chartrand was a policy advisor at the Western Governors’ Association, where she advised the governors of 19 western states and 3 U.S.-flag islands on a variety of critical natural resources issues.
DENVER—Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman won an important victory today in her fight to hold the largest foreclosure law firm in Colorado accountable for allegedly charging grossly inflated costs in foreclosure proceedings. In State v. The Castle Law Group, LLC, the Colorado Supreme Court held that Attorney General Coffman can introduce critical evidence at trial to demonstrate that the Castle Law Firm used affiliated businesses to artificially inflate foreclosure-related costs.
DENVER—Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman announced today that her office has filed criminal charges against a band of criminals in connection with alleged violations of the Colorado Organized Crime Control Act (“COCCA”).
Denver – Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman today released additional information specific to Coloradans affected by the national settlement with Volkswagen. Colorado, along with thirty-six other attorneys general, and several federal agencies entered into national settlements with Volkswagen to pay more than $570 million in penalties for illegally marketing, selling and leasing diesel vehicles equipped with illegal and undisclosed defeat device software, and to repay consumers that bought these vehicles.
DENVER—DENVER – Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman announced that Colorado residents who purchased electronic books (e-books) should begin receiving account credits or checks on Tuesday, June 21 as a result of the successful prosecution of a price-fixing case against Apple, Inc. Apple paid $400 million in nationwide consumer compensation after the United States Supreme Court denied Apple’s request to review the decision of a lower court finding Apple had violated the antitrust laws.
DENVER—Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman and Solicitor General Frederick Yarger have accepted another National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) “Best Brief Award” at the organization’s 2016 summer conference in Burlington, Vermont. This is the second consecutive year the office has received the award, which honors the best United States Supreme Court briefs authored by attorneys general offices across the country.
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