Florida Wins Big Tobacco Case Securing $90 Million Now And Millions More In Annual Payments

Attorney General Ashley Moody has won a major court battle against big tobacco, securing millions for the state of Florida. The victory brings an end to years of litigation against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company over millions of dollars owed to the state through Florida’s landmark tobacco settlement agreement.

Florida Recovers Over $1 Million For Consumers Regarding Price Gouging And Scams

Attorney General Ashley Moody has announced more than $1 million in recoveries for consumers contacting the Florida Attorney General’s Office regarding COVID-19 related purchases, cancellations and scams.

Medicaid Fraud On The Rise In Florida

As the pandemic and resulting economic crises deepen, enrollment in Florida’s Medicaid Program is increasing. More than four million Floridians now rely on Medicaid for health coverage, creating more opportunity for criminals to exploit the government benefit to steal taxpayer money.

Florida Attorney General Moody Launches Scams At A Glance To Prevent Consumer Fraud

Attorney General Ashley Moody has released a new resource for Floridians to use for protection against fraud as the state and nation continue to battle the COVID-19 pandemic.

Attorney General Ashley Moody Urges Floridians To Take Advantage Of Free Credit Reports Offered

Attorney General Ashley Moody is urging Floridians to take advantage of the free weekly access to credit reports currently being offered by the three national credit reporting agencies.

States Join Together In Support For Expanded Broadband Internet In U.S.

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody is joining 38 attorneys general in urging Congress to help ensure that more Americans have the home internet connectivity necessary to participate in telemedicine, teleschooling and telework as part of any additional legislation that provides relief and recovery resources related to addressing the COVID-19 pandemic.

Florida Price Gouging Hotline Helps To Secure Thousands In Refunds

Florida Attorney General Moody’s Office has secured hundreds of thousands of dollars in refunds, worked with online platforms to deactivate nearly 200 posts offering items for outrageous prices and ensured information important to price gouging investigations is preserved.