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Carolyn A. Tyler Monday, August 13, 2012

DENVER —The Colorado Attorney General’s Office announced today that it has obtained indictments against The Silver Lizard, LLC, a Denver medical marijuana dispensary, and members of a multistate drug ring.

Carolyn Tyler Friday, August 10, 2012
DENVER — Colorado Attorney General John Suthers announced today that Candice Jenkins has pled guilty to the crime of engaging in a charitable fraud-scheme, a class five felony, against The Gathering Place. The Gathering Place is a shelter located in Denver that provides services to women and their children experiencing issues with homelessness and poverty. Jenkins also pled guilty to theft a class two misdemeanor.
Carolyn Tyler Tuesday, July 31, 2012
First of Two Settlement Funds will Help Build Regional Open Space Network
 
DENVER—The Colorado Natural Resource Damages Trustees have awarded $10,150,000 in funding for 11 conservation projects in the vicinity of the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge.
Carolyn Tyler Friday, July 27, 2012
$151 Million Recovered in Multistate False Claim Pricing Settlement
 
DENVER—Attorney General John Suthers announced today that Colorado, as part of a national settlement against the McKesson Corporation (NYSE: MCK), the largest pharmaceutical distributor in North America that distributes one-third of the medicines used every day, has resolved allegations that McKesson violated the Federal False Claims Act and various state false claims acts.
Carolyn Tyler Friday, July 20, 2012
DENVER — The following statement is to be attributed to Colorado Attorney General John Suthers in reaction to today’s Aurora movie theatre shooting.
 
“Sadly, Colorado is once again the location of a tragic and senseless act of violence that will be seared into our collective psyche for years to come.
 
Law enforcement in Colorado has learned lessons from prior tragedies and has responded to this incident quickly, effectively and professionally.
Carolyn Tyler Monday, July 2, 2012
DENVER – Colorado Attorney General John W. Suthers today announced that the State of Colorado will receive more than $4.5 million as part of a settlement with pharmaceutical manufacturer GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE: GSK) in the largest health care fraud settlement in history. The settlement, involving the federal government and a majority of states, requires GlaxoSmithKline to pay a total of $2 billion in settlement money plus an additional $1 billion in fines.

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