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November 30, 2020

Group of 49 AGs cite impact of pandemic

DES MOINES — Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller is leading a bipartisan coalition of 49 attorneys general urging Congress to extend the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economy (CARES) Act funding until the end of 2021. 

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November 24, 2020

Retailer will implement practices to strengthen security

DES MOINES — Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller and 46 other attorneys general have obtained a $17.5 million settlement against the Home Depot, resolving a multistate investigation of a 2014 data breach that exposed the payment card information of approximately 40 million consumers nationwide.

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November 18, 2020

Apple concealed battery problems from users, lawsuit alleges 

DES MOINES — Attorney General Tom Miller, along with a coalition of more than 30 other attorneys general, announced a $113 million settlement with Apple, Inc. regarding its 2016 decision to throttle consumers’ iPhone speeds to address unexpected shutdowns in some iPhones.

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October 29, 2020

'Voters will decide the outcome of this election'

DES MOINES — Attorney General Tom Miller issued the following advisory on legal questions related to the election:

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October 26, 2020

'We will take seriously any allegations of election interference'

The National Association of Attorneys General released the following statement today on behalf of a bipartisan coalition of 36 attorneys general, including Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller: 

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October 22, 2020

Consumers in 13 states lost thousands in ‘scam run out of some cheap motel room,’ judge rules  

DES MOINES —  A Scott County judge has ordered a Quad Cities-based telemarketing operation to pay a judgment of more than $820,000 for defrauding small business owners in at least 13 states.

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October 22, 2020

AG’s office rolls out software across the state

DES MOINES — Iowa sexual assault survivors can now track the status of their evidence kits with a new statewide reporting system.

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October 20, 2020

 'This is a historic time for both federal and state antitrust authorities'

Attorneys General from the states of Iowa, Nebraska, Colorado, Tennessee, New York, North Carolina, and Utah released the following statement regarding today’s antitrust filing by U.S. Department of Justice and the multistate investigation into Google

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October 8, 2020

CHS/Community Health Systems agrees to improve security practices

DES MOINES Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller joined 27 other attorneys general to obtain a $5 million judgment against Tennessee-based CHS/Community Health Systems, Inc., and its subsidiary, CHSPSC LLC.  This judgment resolves an investigation of a data breach that affected approximately 6.1 million patients, including 7,002 Iowans.

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September 30, 2020

Cyber attack in 2014 accessed information of 78.8 million Americans

DES MOINES – Attorney General Tom Miller has joined 43 other AGs in a $39.5 million settlement with Anthem stemming from the massive 2014 data breach that involved the personal information of 78.8 million Americans.

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