Tag archive for ‘Attorney General Morrisey’
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 29th, 2014

AG Morrisey sends letter to EPA outlining agency’s failure to follow its own rule-making process

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey this week sent a letter to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy, which outlines further legal objections to EPA’s plan to regulate carbon More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 27th, 2014

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey alerts consumers about counterfeit $10 bills

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is alerting consumers about a series of counterfeit bills that are in circulation in Charleston and throughout the state. A bank in Charleston recently made his office aware of More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey files complaint against Monroe County funeral home

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced Wednesday that the West Virginia Attorney General’s Office recently filed a complaint against Broyles-McGuire Funeral Home LLC and its owner, Joel L. McGuire, for allegedly More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey warns consumers about new advanced fee loan scam

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey this week warned West Virginia consumers about a loan scam going on in the Mountain State in which a company offers to provide a loan to a customer, but demands an up-front processing More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 14th, 2014

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey releases list of Top 10 Consumer complaints for 2013

As part of National Consumer Protection Week, today Attorney General Patrick Morrisey released a list of the Top 10 Consumer Complaints the Office’s Consumer Protection Division received in 2013. “One of the More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 28th, 2014

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey warns consumers about scammers posing as FBI agents attempting to collect debts

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is warning consumers to be vigilant about guarding their personal information from scammers who call pretending to be federal agents attempting to collect a debt. Much like other More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 17th, 2014

Morrisey issues call for citizens to shop local, support businesses harmed by water crisis

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey this week encouraged West Virginians to do what they can to help local business owners and employees who were forced to close their stores or prevented from working due to the water More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, January 16th, 2014

Attorney General Morrisey files suit against debt settlement business

AG’s Office says debt settlement collection business misrepresented hundreds of West Virginia consumers West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced this week that his Office recently filed suit in More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 10th, 2014

Attorney General Morrisey says consumers should be cautious of price gouging when replacing storm-damaged appliances

Morrisey: Consumers should know their options in the event of needing to replace an appliance Attorney General Patrick Morrisey offered tips this week to West Virginia consumers to avoid price gouging when deciding More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 10th, 2014

Commentary… Attorney General Morrisey offers advice to consumers in choosing right fitness center or gym

Morrisey said consumers should do their research before signing contract with a fitness center Attorney General Patrick Morrisey this week offered advice for consumers on choosing the right fitness center or gym More...