(Phoenix, AZ—July 22, 2003) Attorney General Terry Goddard today announced that his office has issued an opinion on Proposition 203 waivers.
(Phoenix, AZ—July 17, 2003) Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard today called the conviction late yesterday of a Yuma man on drug-related charges “a major victory for law enforcement.”
Noel Haro had been indicted on 17 counts in January of 2002, including selling or transferring cocaine and marijuana and money laundering. A jury in the Superior Court in Maricopa County yesterday found him guilty of all 17 counts. Because the jury found Haro to be a “serious drug offender” in four of the counts, he could receive a maximum penalty of 260 years in prison.
(Phoenix, AZ—July 17, 2003) Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard is warning Arizona residents of a recent scam in which unscrupulous people are calling consumers registered on the national do-not-call list claiming to represent the Arizona Attorney General’s Office and asking them for their financial information.
(Phoenix, AZ—July 15, 2003) Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard is warning Arizona residents to be wary of home repair scam artists offering their services to consumers who have lost their homes in wild fires.
(Phoenix – July 8, 2003) Attorney General Terry Goddard announced the indictment of Carl Arnal, 44, 3141 W. Stoneybrook Trail, Tucson for four counts of theft and one count of conducting a fraudulent scheme. The indictment charges Mr. Arnal with stealing approximately $660,000 from clients (La Hermosa Church, Freeway Enterprises, Inc., Su Casa Produce, and Red Dog Rebuilders) through his business, Consortium of Public Adjusters, 2200 E. River Rd., Suite 120, Tucson.
(Phoenix – July 7, 2003) Attorney General Terry Goddard announced the settlement of the Consumer Fraud lawsuit filed by the Arizona Attorney General’s Office against Qwest Corporation and Qwest Wireless LLC. Among other concessions, the settlement requires the company to pay to the State $3.75 million for attorneys’ fees, costs of investigation and litigation, and for a program of on-going consumer education and services.