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Georgia, other states, reach settlement with Bristol-Myers Squibb

Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr announces a settlement with drug giant Bristol-Myers Squibb over alleged improper marketing of a drug . . .

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SunTrust settles with state for $550 million over mortgage practices

Georgia works out settlement with SunTrust Mortgage to end abusive mortgage servicing practices . . .

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Alabama backs down, agrees to drop parts of its immigration law

Alabama officials settle federal lawsuits challenging the state’s 2011 immigration law by agreeing not to enforce key provisions of it . . .

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Georgia settles with Kmart over Medicaid drug billing charges

Kmart will pay Georgia and the federal government to settle charges that it submitted false claims for prescription drug payments to Medicaid and Medicare . . .

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Wells Fargo will pay $175 million in mortgage discrimination case

The Justice Department reaches a $175 million settlement with Wells Fargo to settle charges the bank discriminated against blacks, Latinos who applied for home mortgage loans . . .

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Tenet, Justice Dept. settle Medicare billing allegations

Tenet Healthcare Corp. will pay $42.75 to settle allegations of Medicare overbilling, the Justice Department disclosed . . .

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Georgia, WellCare settle Medicaid allegations

A settlement with WellCare over charges of Medicaid fraud will bring Georgia $33 million as its share of the multi-state agreement . . .

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Clinics will pay $3.8 million to settle Medicare claims charges

The U.S. Attorney’s office reaches a $3.8 settlement agreement over Medicare claims charges lodged against radiation oncology clinics . . .

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Georgia gets fair share of mortgage abuse settlement

Georgia joins with 48 other states and the federal Justice Department in a $25 billion settlement of charges of mortgage service and foreclosure abuses . . .

Tags: Eric Holder , foreclosure abuses , Justice Department , mortgage servicing firms , Sam Olens , settlement

Merck will pay $15 million to settle Medicaid claims

Attorney General Sam Olens announces a settlement with Merck over misrepresentations to the Medicaid program involving the drug Vioxx . . .

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