DENVER- The Colorado Department of Law announced today Colorado’s participation in the Operation Collection Protection “OCP.” OCP is a collaborative effort led by the FTC involving 73 participating agencies which includes 47 state attorneys general plus the District of Columbia. This coalition of federal, state and local enforcement and regulatory organizations is jointly announcing actions taken against illegal debt collection operations since the first of the year. These actions include civil filings in court, administrative actions, and cease and desist orders.
DENVER – Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) officially published in the Federal Register its 111(d) Rule, commonly referred to as the “Clean Power Plan.” The official publication of the rule has allowed Colorado, along with a bipartisan group of 23 other states, to formally challenge the rule in federal court. The legal challenge will clarify whether the EPA has authority under § 111(d) of the Clean Air Act to usurp the States’ control over their power grids, and to establish federal limits not just on existing power sources but on all carbon emissions from the States’ en
DENVER – The Colorado Attorney General has reached the largest civil settlement in the U.S. against a store owner for selling spice. This settlement with Colorado retailer “O’s Pipes & Tobacco” is one of four spice-related cases that the Attorney General filed between September 2013 and May 2014. With this settlement, the Colorado Department of Law has successfully resolved all four cases.
DENVER -- Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman will join a multi-state legal challenge to the Clean Power Plan, also called the 111(d) rule, which was issued by the federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on August 3, 2015.
DENVER—Today, a federal judge in North Dakota granted a request by Colorado and twelve other States for a preliminary injunction against a rule issued by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S.
DENVER – Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman welcomes José Esquibel, Jan Zavislan, Alissa Gardenswartz and Glenn E. Roper to the Colorado Department of Law and to their new roles.
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