Oregon DOJ News

DOJ 2020 Year End Report

2020 was a challenging, but rewarding, year! Over the past year the work of the Oregon DOJ’s work was shaped by a global pandemic, devastating wildfires, urgent calls for racial justice and police reform, and an alarming rise in acts of hate and bias. But, the lawyers and staff of the Oregon DOJ accomplished an… View Article

Posted in Media Release on February 11, 2021

AG Rosenblum Announces $573 Million National Settlement Against McKinsey & Company for “Turbocharging” the Opioid Epidemic; Oregon’s Share is $7.8 million

Settlement will be first to fund Oregon’s Drug Treatment and Recovery Services Fund  Today Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum joins Attorneys General from 47 states, the District of Columbia and five U.S. territories in a $573 million settlement with one of the world’s largest consulting firms, McKinsey & Company. Oregon’s share of the settlement is… View Article

Posted in Media Release, News on February 4, 2021

AG Rosenblum Releases Report on Oregonians Impacted by Racism and Inequity; Announces $5 Million in Grants for Culturally Appropriate and Accessible Services

Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum today released a new report discussing the obstacles to the effective delivery of fair and unbiased justice to crime victims and survivors, particularly those from communities impacted by inequity. The report makes a series of recommendations for DOJ and DOJ-funded programs. The Attorney General also announced that Oregon DOJ’s Crime… View Article

Posted in Hate and Bias Crimes, Media Release, News on February 3, 2021

Throw Out The Scams (But Not Your Economic Impact Payment Debit Card)!

Scam Alert An important message from Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum: Attorney General Rosenblum wants you to know that if you receive a white envelope in the mail with a U.S. Treasury Department seal in the upper left window and these words in red on the front: “Not a bill or an advertisement. Important information about your… View Article

Posted in Consumer Protection, News on January 28, 2021

AG Rosenblum Sues to Save National Archives

Oregon Joins Coalition Opposing Move That Would Effectively End Regional Access to Irreplaceable Records Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum has filed a lawsuit against the federal government for illegally proceeding with the sale of the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) building in Seattle. Oregon joined a broad coalition to stop the federal government from shipping… View Article

Posted in Media Release, News on January 5, 2021