Oregon DOJ News

Attorney General Rosenblum Releases List of 2019 Legislative Priorities

Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum today released a list of her policy priorities for the upcoming 2019 Oregon Legislative Session, which starts January 22, 2019. “While the Oregon Department of Justice works on a variety of bills each legislative session, there are a few policy areas that are especially meaningful to me. I plan to focus… View Article

Posted in Media Release, News on January 16, 2019

Oregon Plays Key Role in $171 Million Settlement with Fiat Chrysler and Robert Bosch for Environmental Breaches

Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum today announced a landmark $171 million settlement with 49 states, the District of Columbia and Guam with Fiat Chrysler and Robert Bosch for equipping, selling or leasing environmentally non-compliant vehicles. Oregon helped lead the investigation, and will receive $7.23 million of the settlement. Fiat Chrysler equipped certain trucks and SUVs with… View Article

Posted in Media Release on January 11, 2019

Oregon Sunshine Committee 2019 Public Notice

The Oregon Sunshine Committee will be meeting in Portland on January 23, 2019, from 1:30 to 4:30. The meeting will occur in the Mozilla offices located at 1120 NW Couch St. #320, in Portland. It will also be streamed live: https://mzl.la/sunshine-committee-2019-01-23. Conference call information will be available by request. After introductions, the Committee will consider… View Article

Posted in Media Release, Public Records Reform on January 9, 2019

Oregon Leads Settlement with For-Profit Education Company; $6.1 Million for Oregon Students

Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum and 48 state attorneys general yesterday announced a settlement with for-profit education company Career Education Corp. (CEC) that will provide $493.7 million in relief to 179,529 students in the United States. Under the settlement, which was led by Oregon, 2,185 Oregon students will get student loan relief totaling almost $6.1… View Article

Posted in Media Release on January 4, 2019

Attorney General Rosenblum to Travel to Portland, Eugene, Medford to Hear from Oregonians on Hate Crimes

Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum will join her Task Force on Hate Crimes in Portland, Eugene and Medford next week to hear from Oregonians impacted by hate-motivated conduct. During each listening session, members of the public are encouraged to share their stories about hate-motivated incidents in their communities and their experiences with discrimination. Community members… View Article

Posted in Media Release on January 2, 2019