Attorney General Roy Cooper

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5:00 pm
Sun December 1, 2013

Cyber Monday Shoppers At Risk Of Online Scammers

The Monday after Thanksgiving, also known as Cyber Monday, is rapidly becoming as ubiquitous as Black Friday. 

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1:58 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Attorney General fires off letter to McCory urging veto on voter ID bill

Attorney General Roy Cooper
NC Department of Justice

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North Carolina’s Attorney General Roy Cooper is publicly urging Governor Pat McCrory to veto the Voter ID bill.

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5:00 am
Mon October 8, 2012

Attorneys General join forces to fight new bill that would lift consumer protections on payday loans

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A new House Bill would lift consumer protections and allow predatory lenders – such as payday loan companies – more freedom to operate in North Carolina.

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5:00 am
Mon September 3, 2012

Attorney General offers safety tips to parents for schoolkids

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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.

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10:08 am
Mon July 9, 2012

Attorney General launches probe into Duke - Progress Energy merger

Attorney General Roy Cooper’s office is launching a probe into Duke Energy’s sudden and controversial management change the day of the merger with Progress Energy. 

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6:15 pm
Mon June 18, 2012

Attorney General files suit against Robeson County manufactured home dealer

A Robeson County manufactured home dealer cannot take new orders or accept payments until all previous orders have been filled – or consumers get their money back.

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5:00 am
Thu May 3, 2012

Greater consumer protections needed if fracking comes to North Carolina

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As state lawmakers consider whether to allow drilling for natural gas – or fracking -- in North Carolina, Attorney General Roy Cooper has been looking into consumer protection issues surrounding the practice. 

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