Attorney General Mark R. Herring announced that claim forms are going out today to HSBC borrowers in Virginia who lost homes to foreclosure between January 1, 2008 and December 31, 2012 and who may be eligible for payment under the $470 million HSBC national mortgage foreclosure settlement.
Former Town of Bedford police officer Brian Lee McAlexander, age 55, Bedford, Virginia, was sentenced to a five year term of imprisonment today after he pled guilty to one count of distribution of child pornography in Bedford County Circuit Court.
Xavier Lopez, 30, of Amelia was sentenced to 8 years' imprisonment today in Amelia County Circuit Court following his conviction by a jury in February 2016 on 15 counts of possession of child pornography.
Looking to restore fundamental protections, rights, and bargaining power for consumers, Attorney General Mark R. Herring has joined a group of 18 states in supporting the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and its proposed rule to limit the use of "mandatory pre-dispute arbitration clauses" in contracts for financial products and services.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring today announced that Virginia is part of a $100 million settlement with Barclays Bank PLC and Barclays Capital Inc. for fraudulent and anticompetitive conduct involving the manipulation of LIBOR, a benchmark interest rate that affects financial instruments worth trillions of dollars and impacts a wide array of global markets and consumers.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring today announced the launch of "Give It, Get It: Trust and Respect between Teens and Law Enforcement," a new program to help ensure safe, mutually respectful interactions between Virginia teens and law enforcement.