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December 23, 2019

Consumers were deceptively charged monthly fee, attorney general alleges 

DES MOINES — All Iowans who purchased the “Miracle Scraper” ice scraper — including many of whom were unknowingly enrolled in an auto membership club — will receive complete refunds under a settlement reached with the Iowa Attorney General’s Office. 

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December 20, 2019

Reynolds will also lead Iowa County Attorneys Association 

DES MOINES — Attorney General Tom Miller appointed Story County Attorney Jessica A. Reynolds to serve as Iowa’s Prosecuting Attorneys Training Coordinator, who also serves as the executive director of the Iowa County Attorneys Association. 

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November 16, 2019

'His legacy is larger than any particular ruling'

Attorney General Tom Miller issued this statement regarding the Nov. 15 death of Iowa Chief Justice Mark Cady:

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November 13, 2019

Students have received only a fraction of the relief they are entitled, records show 

DES MOINES — Attorney General Tom Miller joined a multistate effort calling on the U.S. Department of Education to immediately forgive the loans of former ITT Tech students who attended the bankrupt for-profit school when it closed.

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November 12, 2019

‘This system will empower survivors of sexual assault,’ Miller says

DES MOINES — Iowa will launch a tracking and reporting system for sexual assault evidence kits, which will provide transparent status updates to survivors of rape as well as law enforcement and medical professionals.

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October 22, 2019

'Any settlement must provide significant funds and treatment drugs to help people recover'

DES MOINES — Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller supports a $48 billion settlement framework with two drug makers and three distributors over their role in the opioid epidemic.

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October 17, 2019

Surgical mesh devices caused serious complications for women

DES MOINES — Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller announced a multistate settlement along with 40 states and the District of Columbia requiring Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary Ethicon, Inc. to pay nearly $116.9 million for their deceptive marketing of transvaginal surgical mesh devices.

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October 10, 2019

Agreement with drugmaker provides naloxone rebates to public agencies statewide

DES MOINES — Fire and police departments and other public agencies can get a break on the cost of a life-saving drug that counteracts opioid overdoses. 

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October 2, 2019

Company caused ‘unnecessary additional stress in seeking a divorce,' Miller alleges  

DES MOINES — About 200 Iowans are eligible to receive refunds from an online divorce website that is accused of fraudulent advertising and billing by the Iowa Attorney General’s Office. 

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September 11, 2019

'I believe they have the ability and responsibility to pay more'

DES MOINES — Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller released the following statement on a tentative agreement with Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family:

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