Ohio Attorney General's Office Awarded Best Brief Honors

COLUMBUS, Aug. 21, 2017 — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has announced his office was awarded Best Brief awards from the National Association for Attorneys General (NAAG) and the Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA) during their recent awards cycles.

Attorney General DeWine Asks Congress to Amend Sex Trafficking Law

COLUMBUS, Aug. 16, 2017 — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today joined 49 other state and territorial attorneys general in a bi-partisan coalition urging Congress to affirm the authority of state, local, and territorial law enforcement to investigate and prosecute companies that profit from the promotion and facilitation of sex trafficking.

Brown Applauds Release of Asian Carp Study

WASHINGTON, D.C. Aug. 7, 2017 – U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) applauded the release of the Brandon Road Lock and Dam study, which provides critical guidance on how to prevent Asian carp from entering the Great Lakes.

Brown’s Bipartisan Veterans GI Education Bill Signed into Law

WASHINGTON, D.C., Aug. 16 – Today, President Trump signed U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown’s (D-OH) bipartisan legislation to expand educational opportunities for post-9/11 student veterans and provide relief for veterans who attended now failed for-profit colleges into law.

Task Force Seizes 200 Pounds of Marijuana, Three Arrested

DAYTON, Aug. 11, 2017 — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, Montgomery County Sheriff Phil Plummer, U.S. Department of Homeland Security Investigations Special Agent in Charge Steve Francis, and members of the Miami Valley Bulk Smuggling Task Force announced today the seizure of approximately 200 pounds of marijuana as part of an ongoing drug trafficking investigation.