Attorney General Roy Cooper http://whqr.org en Cyber Monday Shoppers At Risk Of Online Scammers http://whqr.org/post/cyber-monday-shoppers-risk-online-scammers <p>The Monday after Thanksgiving, also known as Cyber Monday, is rapidly becoming as ubiquitous as Black Friday.&nbsp;</p><p> Sun, 01 Dec 2013 22:00:00 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 46847 at http://whqr.org Cyber Monday Shoppers At Risk Of Online Scammers Attorney General fires off letter to McCory urging veto on voter ID bill http://whqr.org/post/attorney-general-fires-letter-mccory-urging-veto-voter-id-bill <p></p><p>North Carolina’s Attorney General Roy Cooper is publicly urging Governor Pat McCrory to veto the Voter ID bill.</p><p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 17:58:06 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 40442 at http://whqr.org Attorney General fires off letter to McCory urging veto on voter ID bill Attorneys General join forces to fight new bill that would lift consumer protections on payday loans http://whqr.org/post/attorneys-general-join-forces-fight-new-bill-would-lift-consumer-protections-payday-loans <p>A new House Bill would lift consumer protections and allow predatory lenders – such as payday loan companies – more freedom to operate in North Carolina. Mon, 08 Oct 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 25262 at http://whqr.org Attorneys General join forces to fight new bill that would lift consumer protections on payday loans Attorney General offers safety tips to parents for schoolkids http://whqr.org/post/attorney-general-offers-safety-tips-parents-schoolkids <p>As kids go back to school, North Carolina’s State Attorney General says parents should consider potential safety risks facing their children – and the fact that some of those risks come with evolving technology. WHQR’s Rachel Lewis Hilburn has counsel from Roy Cooper on simple steps parents can take to safeguard their kids. Mon, 03 Sep 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 23268 at http://whqr.org Attorney General offers safety tips to parents for schoolkids Attorney General launches probe into Duke - Progress Energy merger http://whqr.org/post/attorney-general-launches-probe-duke-progress-energy-merger <p>Attorney General Roy Cooper&rsquo;s office is launching a probe into Duke Energy&rsquo;s sudden and controversial management change the day of the merger with Progress Energy.&nbsp; Mon, 09 Jul 2012 14:08:26 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 20100 at http://whqr.org Attorney General launches probe into Duke - Progress Energy merger Attorney General files suit against Robeson County manufactured home dealer http://whqr.org/post/attorney-general-files-suit-against-robeson-county-manufactured-home-dealer <p>A Robeson County manufactured home dealer cannot take new orders or accept payments until all previous orders have been filled &ndash; or consumers get their money back. Mon, 18 Jun 2012 22:15:45 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 18820 at http://whqr.org Attorney General files suit against Robeson County manufactured home dealer Greater consumer protections needed if fracking comes to North Carolina http://whqr.org/post/greater-consumer-protections-needed-if-fracking-comes-north-carolina <p>As state lawmakers consider whether to allow drilling for natural gas &ndash; or fracking -- in North Carolina, Attorney General Roy Cooper has been looking into consumer protection issues surrounding the practice.&nbsp; Thu, 03 May 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 15744 at http://whqr.org Greater consumer protections needed if fracking comes to North Carolina