Attorney General Sam Olens today released the following statement on the Fifth Circuit Court’s ruling in the case of the Deferred Action for Parental Accountability program:
Attorney General Sam Olens today announced that former Fort Gordon Youth Challenge Academy Director Lynda Dukes was arraigned on one count of Racketeering (O.C.G.A. § 16-14-4(a)) in Richmond County Superior Court.
An execution date for Marcus Ray Johnson has been set for November 19, 2015. Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens offers the following information in the case against Marcus Ray Johnson for the 1994 murder of Angela Sizemore:
Attorney General Sam Olens announced Tuesday that Georgia, along with 23 states filed a lawsuit asking a federal court to strike down the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) new source performance standards (NSPS), which effectively prohibits the c
Attorney General Sam Olens today announced that Georgia, along with 23 other states, filed a lawsuit challenging the Obama Administration’s Section 111(d) Rule, an unlawful plan to radically restructure the way electricity is produced and consumed thro
On Wednesday, October 21, 2015, Khiry Price pled guilty in Cobb County Superior Court to Human Trafficking and was sentenced to 50 years to serve 30 years.
Today, October 9, 2015, Attorney General Sam Olens announced that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has ruled in favor of Georgia and 17 other States, and granted a nationwide stay of the EPA’s “Waters of the United States” rule.
Attorney General Sam Olens announced that the Superior Court of Cobb County has entered a judgment for over $1.3 million and a permanent injunction against both Mechanics Heating & Air Conditioning, LLC (“Mechanics”), and its owner, Monty G.
The lawfully ordered execution of Kelly Renee Gissendaner for the 1997 murder of her husband Douglas Gissendaner was carried out this morning at 12:21am at the Georgia Diagnostic and Classification Center in Jackson, Georgia. The sentence was carried o
Yesterday, Attorney General Sam Olens, Director John Sours of the Consumer Protection Unit, Holly Petraeus, Director of Servicemember Affairs for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and Georgia Watch announced the start of the Georgia Military Co