Office of West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey News

AG's office reaches $890K settlement with vehicle leasing company

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 16, 2018

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office has reached a settlement valued at nearly $900,000 to resolve allegations that a leasing company unlawfully repossessed motor vehicles and made misrepresentations regarding credit repair.

West Virginia concealed carry permits recognized in 10 more states

By Kyla Asbury | Aug 10, 2018

CHARLESTON — Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has affirmed recognition of West Virginia's concealed carry permits for 10 states.

AG's office sues Fayette Co. firewood equipment dealer, manufacturer

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 10, 2018

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office has filed a lawsuit alleging a Fayette County firewood sales and equipment operation jeopardized the physical safety and financial well-being of consumers.

AG's office says Harrison Co. contractor failed to finish jobs

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 9, 2018

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office has filed a lawsuit alleging a Harrison County contractor accepted down payments for awnings and other home improvements that were never installed.

Morrisey joins coalition to defend government's right to refuse abortions to unlawfully present, underage immigrants

By Kyla Asbury | Aug 6, 2018

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has joined a coalition of 10 other states to defend the right for the federal government to refuse abortions to unlawfully present, underage immigrants.

Attorney general's office to participate in Operation Donate with Honor

By Kyla Asbury | Aug 6, 2018

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced the participation of his office in Operation Donate with Honor, a nationwide effort to help consumers avoid falsely claimed fundraising solicitations that are alleged to help veterans or other service members.

Continuing the fight against opioid abuse

By Patrick Morrisey | Jul 31, 2018

Continuing the fight against opioid abuse @WestVirginiaAG

Morrisey challenges Manchin for debate about Kavanaugh’s nomination

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 21, 2018

CHARLESTON — Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has challenged Sen. Joe Manchin to a debate regarding the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Morrisey urges Manchin to support Kavanaugh's nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court

By Kyla Asbury and Chris Dickerson | Jul 12, 2018

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is urging Sen. Joe Manchin to support President Donald Trump's nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Safeguarding West Virginia coal jobs

By Patrick Morrisey | Jul 10, 2018

CHARLESTON – Many know that West Virginia coal powers the nation, however, far fewer people realize and appreciate its significance to the steel industry.

AG's office announces Kids Kick Opioids contest winner

By Kyla Asbury | Jun 27, 2018

CHARLESTON — Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has announced the winner of a statewide contest called Kids Kick Opioids.

State part of $100M settlement with Citibank over interest rate fraud

By Chris Dickerson | Jun 19, 2018

State part of $100M settlement with Citibank over interest rate fraud

Morrisey urges doctors, pharmacists to embrace anti-opioid law

By Chris Dickerson | Jun 13, 2018

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is remind health care providers they now can refuse opioid-based medication to treat pain because of legislation he promoted.

AG's office urges consumers to shop smart at liquidation sales

By Chris Dickerson | Jun 7, 2018

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office is reminding consumers to shop smart when purchasing items from retailers that are going out of business.

Morrisey appoints See as state's new solicitor general

By Chris Dickerson | Jun 6, 2018

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has announced the appointment of Lindsay S. See as the state’s second solicitor general.

Preserving the Second Amendment

By Patrick Morrisey | Jun 5, 2018

CHARLESTON – Americans who choose to lawfully exercise their right to keep and bear arms should be at liberty to do so.

Morrisey warns of price gouging during state of emergency

By Chris Dickerson | Jun 4, 2018

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is advising consumers to watch out for price gouging during a state of emergency due to heavy rain in the state's Eastern Panhandle.

AG's office secures $257K elder abuse settlement, shuts down meat wholesaler

By Chris Dickerson | Jun 4, 2018

AG's office secures $257K elder abuse settlement, shuts down meat wholesaler

AG praises U.S. Supreme Court ruling in wedding cake case

By Chris Dickerson | Jun 4, 2018

Morrisey praises U.S. Supreme Court ruling in wedding cake case

Man convicted for murder at Wheeling American Legion gets new trial

By Kyla Asbury | May 31, 2018

CHARLESTON— The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals ruled that a man deserves a new trial after evidence came to light that could exonerate him of his alleged crimes.

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