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7/31/09

MADIGAN SUES WELLS FARGO FOR DISCRIMINATORY AND DECEPTIVE MORTGAGE LENDING PRACTICES
Illinois Attorney General Alleges Lender Steered African-Americans, Latinos Into Subprime Loans

Wells Fargo Complaint 

2006-07 High Cost Lending Rates and 2008 Foreclosure Filings 

Wells Fargo High-Cost Loans in the Chicago Area 

7/29/09

AURORA MAN SENTENCED ON CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CONVICTION

7/27/09

MADIGAN ANNOUNCES SECOND MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR SETTLEMENT THIS MONTH
Settlement Stems from Attorney General's Suit Alleging Baxter Fraudulently Published Inflated Prices for Prescription Medications - Funds Will Go to Pay Medicaid Bills

7/24/09

MADIGAN: BEWARE OF 'CASH FOR CLUNKERS' CON
Attorney General Notes Rise in Scams Surrounding Federal Auto Trade-In Credit Program

7/20/09

MADIGAN: KANKAKEE MAN SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS FOR REFUSING TO TESTIFY IN DOUBLE-MURDER TRIAL

7/15/09

MADIGAN CONTINUES PURSUIT OF MORTGAGE RESCUE FRAUD
Illinois Attorney General Files Four New Lawsuits, Joins Federal Trade Commission, U.S. Department of Justice in Move to Protect At-Risk Homeowners Nationwide

7/15/09

MADIGAN REACHES AGREEMENT WITH MERCK, SCHERING-PLOUGH JOINT VENTURE FOR DELAYING DISCLOSURE OF NEGATIVE DRUG STUDY RESULTS
Companies Deceptively Marketed Cholesterol-Lowering Drug as More Effective Than Generic Equivalent

7/13/09

MADIGAN: TWO MEN SENTENCED TO 21 YEARS FOR DELIVERING KILO OF HEROIN IN DEKALB COUNTY

7/10/09

GOVERNOR QUINN SIGNS BILL TO AID TENS OF THOUSANDS OF LOW-INCOME UTILITY CUSTOMERS PDF Document
Bill creates payment plan option, caps costs, expands energy efficiency plan

**This legislation was negotiated in the Illinois General Assembly by the Attorney General's Office


SB 1918 FINAL PIPP fact sheet 

7/10/09

CHICAGO MAN INDICTED FOR PONZI SCHEME
Defendant Faces Up to Fifteen Years for Alleged Investment Con

7/10/09

ATTORNEY GENERAL MADIGAN, STATE'S ATTORNEY BRUSCATO SUE TO ENSURE THOROUGH CLEANUP AT ROCKFORD DERAILMENT SITE
Railroad Required To Perform Environmental Cleanup Following Fiery Derailment That Caused an Ethanol Spill from Overturned Tank Cars

7/7/09

MADIGAN ANNOUNCES $7.2 MILLION SETTLEMENT IN DRUG PRICING CASE
Attorney General Alleged Drug Companies Fraudulently Published Inflated Prices for Prescription Medications / Funds Will Go to Pay for Medicaid Bills for Illinois' Neediest Patients

7/6/09

MADIGAN SUES CHICAGO FURNITURE RETAILER

7/2/09

*****CONSUMER ALERT*****CONSUMER ALERT*****
MADIGAN: 4 MILLION BABY FLOATS RECALLED DUE TO DROWNING RISK
31 Reports of Children Falling Into Water When Float Seat Splits

7/2/09

DuPAGE COUNTY MAN SENTENCED ON CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CONVICTION

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