News & Alerts
- February 5, 2016 • CONSUMER ALERT
Alaska Joins National Settlement with HSBC over Mortgage Misconduct
Alaskans whose mortgages are serviced by HSBC may benefit from a national settlement filed today in federal court in the District of Columbia. The settlement addresses mortgage origination, servicing, and foreclosure abuses by HSBC.
- February 5, 2016 • PRESS RELEASE
Attorney General Seeks to Pursue Allegations Against Bill Allen
(Anchorage, AK) – Alaska Attorney General Craig Richards announced today that, in accordance with an amendment sponsored by U.S. Senator Dan Sullivan, the state will seek authority to prosecute under the Mann Act.
- January 22, 2016 • PRESS RELEASE
Attorney General Proposes Establishing a Public Integrity Unit
(Juneau, AK) – Attorney General Craig W. Richards announced today that the Department of Law proposes to establish a Public Integrity Unit within the Office of Special Prosecutions, as mentioned in Governor Bill Walker’s State of the State address.
- December 17, 2015 • PRESS RELEASE
Settlement Reached in Litigation with Four Men Convicted in John Hartman’s Death
Today, Attorney General Craig Richards settled the ongoing litigation with Eugene Vent, Marvin Roberts, George Frese and Kevin Pease. The four men convicted for John Hartman’s 1997 death agreed that the original convictions were properly and validly obtained.
- December 11, 2015 • PRESS RELEASE
Good Faith Services Owner Sentenced to 3 years for Fraudulently Billing Medicaid
The Alaska Department of Law, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit, announced today that 56-year-old Agnes Francisco was sentenced to 3 years of active incarceration, plus 10 years of probation.