DENVER—Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman announced today that she has joined a bipartisan group of 52 state and territory attorneys general to urge Congress to help end the opioid epidemic and close a loophole that allows those who traffic deadly fentanyl to stay a step ahead of law enforcement.
DENVER – Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman filed a lawsuit today against Purdue Pharma L.P. and Purdue Pharma, Inc.
Operation White Whale has resulted in the seizure of 134 kilograms of cocaine and over $1.2 million
DENVER—Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman, in partnership with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), today announced the dismantling of an international cocaine trafficking organization headed by two Colorado residents. Operation White Whale launched in April 2017, and has resulted in 16 indictments, and the seizure of 134 kilograms of cocaine with a street value over $5.3 million, and $1.2 million in U.S. currency.
Judge permanently bans company’s owner and manager from selling and installing furnaces in Colorado
DENVER- Today Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman announced that her office has obtained a $1.7M verdict against Westminster-based Mile High Heating & Cooling and its owner and manager for violations of the Colorado Consumer Protection Act.
Current law allows human traffickers, drug dealers to hide behind shell corporations
DENVER—Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman has joined a group of 24 attorneys general to urge leadership of the U.S. House of Representatives Financial Services Committee to advance legislation improving transparency of shell corporations by requiring them to disclose who controls and profits from their activities.
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The Safe2Tell program received nearly 2,800 reports related to suicide threats during the 2017-18 school year, increasing from the more than 300 reports received in the 2011-12 school year, The Denver Post reported.
DENVER, CO – Colorado will get part of a 50-state $148 million settlement with Uber Technologies, Inc. for allegedly failing to report a data breach to affected drivers in 2016-17.
Attorney General Cynthia Coffman said Colorado would receive $2.1 million of the settlement.
DENVER, CO – The Colorado Attorney General's office sued the pharmaceutical makers of prescription opioid OxyContin claiming a "fraudulent and deceptive" marketing campaign over decades helped cause the state's opioid epidemic that has killed thousands of Coloradans.