News & Alerts
- March 3, 2014 • PRESS RELEASE
March 2-8, 2014: National Consumer Protection Week
ANCHORAGE, AK –The Alaska Attorney General’s Office joins with government agencies, advocacy organizations, and private sector groups nationwide to remind consumers of National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW), March 2-8, 2014.
- February 26, 2014 • PRESS RELEASE
Anchorage Man Convicted of Sexual Assault
On February 26, 2014, 46 year-old Adam Kasgnoc of Anchorage was convicted by an Anchorage jury of sexually assaulting his then 20 year old daughter in his Spenard apartment in Anchorage. The jury also found him guilty of incest.
- January 27, 2014 • PRESS RELEASE
Municipality of Anchorage Employee Sentenced to One Year in Jail for Fraudulently Billing Medicaid $64,665.47
The Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU) successfully prosecuted 37 year old Lorie Nabong Batac for falsely billing Medicaid for personal care attendant (PCA) services. Batac worked full time for the Municipality of Anchorage as a property tax assessor and part time for Home Depot.
- January 24, 2014 • PRESS RELEASE
Medicaid Fraud Control Unit Reports 26 Convictions for Medical Assistance Fraud Since October 2013
The Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU) successfully prosecuted 54 year old Clarita Rivera Meneses and 45 year old Romano Clarita Meneses for lying about, and collecting money for, providing personal care services to a Medicaid recipient. This is just one of 26 convictions the MFCU has secured since October of 2013, resulting in $105,450.39 in restitution for the State of Alaska.