DENVER- Attorney General Cynthia Coffman and a bipartisan coalition of 41 Attorneys General demanded documents yesterday from the nation’s leading opioid manufacturers and distributors, including information about their business practices related to the marketing, distribution and sale of opioids, as part of a national investigation into the causes of the opioid epidemic.
DENVER- Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman today advised Colorado consumers to be diligent in protecting their personal identifying information following Equifax’s announcement that as many as 143 million customers may have been impacted by a massive data breach.
DENVER- Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman today announced that her office will be proceeding with an appeal on behalf of the Colorado Bureau of Investigation, after the U.S. District Court judge’s decision in Millard, et al. v. Rankin.
DENVER- Statement from Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman:
"Governor Hickenlooper has announced his intention to join the current litigation, State of New York, et al. v. Trump, filed in federal court in the Eastern District of New York by a group of Democrat Attorneys General from other states. In Colorado, my office has the independent authority to take legal action on behalf of the State when I believe doing so is in the State’s best interest. In this case, I do not. Nor do I support the legal arguments in the Democrats’ lawsuit.
DENVER- "The President and Department of Justice appropriately have returned to the federal legislative branch the authority to set our country's immigration policy. In creating the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) by executive fiat in 2012, the Obama administration acted in lieu of Congress and beyond presidential authority. Today's announcement of a six-month delay before DACA ends presents Congress a renewed opportunity to address the human consequences of failing to establish clear federal immigration policy.
DENVER- Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman announced today that the State of Colorado has agreed to join the United States and other states to settle allegations against Mylan Inc. and Mylan Specialty L.P. (collectively “Mylan”). Mylan allegedly knowingly underpaid rebates owed to the Medicaid program for the drugs EpiPen® and EpiPen Jr.® (“EpiPen”).
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The Colorado Attorney General’s Office has launched a statewide initiative aimed at reversing the trend of opioid drug overdose deaths in Colorado.
GRAND JUNCTION (KJCT) -- Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman visited Grand Junction today to tour the Western Slope Center for Children and to discuss how to cut down on instances of child abuse, particularly sexual assaults of children.
Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman is leading a massive effort to lower the rate of drug overdose deaths in Colorado, and the latest push includes 2,500 doses of preventative medicine and training to the hardest-hit areas, including Mesa, Delta and Ouray counties.