Attorney General Josh Stein Sues “Gateway” Phone Company for Facilitating Illegal International Scam Calls

For Immediate Release:Tuesday, January 25, 2022 Contact:Nazneen Ahmed (919) 716-0060 Stein initiates pathbreaking lawsuit against phone company (RALEIGH) Attorney General…

How to spot scam debt collectors

Attorney General Josh SteinJanuary 2022 If you have bills that are past due, you might be contacted by a debt…

Hazardous Roads and Power Outages Remain After Winter Storm

Raleigh Jan 22, 2022 Governor Cooper cautioned people to stay home today and stay safe, as most roads remain snow…

Governor Cooper and Attorney General Stein File Brief in Redistricting Case Urging Supreme Court to Ensure Fair Elections

Raleigh Jan 21, 2022 Today, Governor Roy Cooper and Attorney General Josh Stein filed an amicus brief in two cases…

Governor and State Officials Urge Caution During Winter Weather

Raleigh Jan 21, 2022 Governor Roy Cooper and state officials are advising residents to not let their guard down, as…

Attorney General Josh Stein Wins Three Price Gouging Lawsuits

For Immediate Release:Friday, January 21, 2022 Contact:Nazneen Ahmed (919) 716-0060 NCDOJ Has Won More Than $1 Million in Price Gouging…

Consumer Alert: North Carolina’s Price Gouging Law in Effect for Winter Storms

Thursday, January 20, 2022 North Carolina’s price gouging law is in effect following Gov. Cooper declaring a state of emergency…

Governor Cooper Donates Blood Amid Nationwide Shortage, Encourages North Carolinians to Participate in a Blood Drive

Raleigh Jan 20, 2022 Today, Governor Roy Cooper donated blood at the American Red Cross of Eastern North Carolina and…

Governor Cooper Declares State of Emergency Before Second Winter Storm

Raleigh Jan 19, 2022 Governor Roy Cooper has signed a state of emergency in advance of the second winter storm…

Consumer Alert: Fend off Unnecessary COVID-19 Test Costs

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 As the need for COVID-19 testing remains high, our office’s Consumer Protection Division has received several…

Attorney General Josh Stein Shares 2021’s Top Consumer Complaints

For Immediate Release:Tuesday, January 18, 2022 Contact:Nazneen Ahmed (919) 716-0060 (RALEIGH) Attorney General Josh Stein today shared the top 10…

Attorney General Josh Stein Continues Fight to End Facebook’s Illegal Monopoly

For Immediate Release:Friday, January 14, 2022 Contact:Nazneen Ahmed (919) 716-0060 (RALEIGH) Attorney General Josh Stein today appealed a district court’s…

Attorney General Josh Stein Wins $65 Million and Lifetime Pharma Ban Against “Pharma Bro”

For Immediate Release:Friday, January 14, 2022 Contact:Nazneen Ahmed (919) 716-0060 (RALEIGH) Attorney General Josh Stein today won his lawsuit against…

Governor Cooper Urges Preparation in Advance of Winter Storm and Signs State of Emergency

Raleigh Jan 14, 2022 Governor Roy Cooper is urging people across North Carolina to prepare for a significant incoming winter…

Attorney General Josh Stein Releases Health Care Price Transparency Report Card

For Immediate Release:Thursday, January 13, 2022 Contact:Nazneen Ahmed (919) 716-0060 (RALEIGH) Attorney General Josh Stein today released a review of…

Governor Cooper Proclaims January as Blood Donation Month

Raleigh Jan 13, 2022 Governor Roy Cooper has proclaimed January as Blood Donation Month in North Carolina, encouraging people who…

FOOTAGE AVAILABLE: Governor Cooper Tours a Vaccine and Testing Site in Kinston, Encourages North Carolinians to Get Their Lifesaving Shots

Today, Governor Roy Cooper and North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) Secretary Kody Kinsley visited and toured…

Attorney General Josh Stein Wins More Than $37 Million in Student Loan Relief for NC Borrowers

For Immediate Release:Thursday, January 13, 2022 Contact:Nazneen Ahmed (919) 716-0060 (RALEIGH) – Attorney General Josh Stein announced today that Navient,…

Governor Cooper Announces Policy Allowing State Employees to Use Volunteer Days to Provide Support in Schools

Governor Roy Cooper today announced plans to help combat staff shortages in K-12 school districts across the state during the…

Governor Cooper Announces CPR Equipment Producer’s Plans to Establish Facility in Franklin County

Medical equipment supplier, Innosonian America, LLC, will create 34 new jobs in Franklin County, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. The…