News & Alerts
- December 22, 2014 • CONSUMER ALERT
Alaska Joins T-Mobile Cramming Settlement
The Alaska Office of the Attorney General joined 49 states and the District of Columbia in a settlement with T-Mobile USA, Inc. resolving allegations that T-Mobile placed unauthorized charges for third-party services on consumers’ mobile telephone bills, a practice known as “mobile cramming.”
- December 19, 2014 • PRESS RELEASE
"Sullivan Daughterís Donation" Fund Established for Children of Barrow Assistant District Attorney
The Attorney Generalís office announced today that a fund for the daughters of Assistant District Attorney Brian Sullivan has been established to allow the public and Brianís colleagues to donate in his memory. Brian was shot and killed in Barrow, Alaska on Monday, December 8, 2014.
- December 15, 2014 • PRESS RELEASE
Arvin Kangas Convicted of Assaulting VPSO Sgt. Mark Haglin
Today, 59-year-old Arvin Morse Kangas pled guilty to a consolidated count of assault in the fourth degree, resolving all of his charges that arose from the incident on April 30, 2014.
- December 4, 2014 • PRESS RELEASE
Settlement Requires Sirius XM to Change Practices and Pay Restitution to Consumers
Alaskaís Attorney General, along with the attorneys general of 44 states and the District of Columbia, announced today that Sirius XM Radio Inc. of New York has agreed to pay $3.8 million to the states and to provide restitution to eligible consumers to resolve claims that the satellite radio company engaged in misleading advertising and billing practices.