• AG Schmidt: Verizon and Sprint customers in Kansas eligible for refunds under national settlement

    Verizon and Sprint customers in Kansas who were charged for third-party services on their mobile phone bills without their consent are eligible to receive refunds as part of a multi-state settlement reached today, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said.

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  • AG Schmidt commends passage of open-government investigations bill

    Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt today commended the Kansas Legislature for passage of a bill he proposed earlier this year to improve the state’s capacity to investigate alleged violations of the Kansas Open Records Act and Kansas Open Meetings Act.
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  • Consumer Corner: Protect your child from identity theft

    Identity theft remains one of the fastest growing crimes in the nation – and Kansas is no exception. Last year, for the first time, identity theft was one of the top 10 categories of complaints received by our office.
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  • Consumer Corner: As storm season approaches, watch out for unregistered roofers

    Springtime is upon us in Kansas, which also means the spring storms are heading our way. Living in Kansas, the possibility of severe weather means there is also the possibility of damage occurring to our homes.
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  • Supreme Court finds Nebraska liable for ‘reckless’ water use

    The U.S. Supreme Court today found Nebraska “recklessly” overused Republican River water in 2005 and 2006, and the court took the unprecedented step of ordering Nebraska to give up a portion of its unjust economic gains from keeping and using Kansas water, Attorney General Derek Schmidt said.
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  • Consumer Alert: Be wary of fake invoice scams

    Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt today warned consumers to be on the lookout for fake invoices for services or products not ordered. They are likely being generated from disreputable companies perpetrating fraud.
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  • AG Schmidt, Kansas Department of Agriculture work to combat cattle theft

    Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt and the Kansas Department of Agriculture have entered into a joint agreement to increase the state’s efforts to combat cattle theft, the agencies announced today.
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  • AG Schmidt: Satellite radio provider to pay for violating Kansas consumer protection laws

    The nation’s largest satellite radio provider has agreed to repay consumers after being accused of violating state consumer protection laws, Attorney General Derek Schmidt announced today.

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We work hard to promote public safety, protect consumers and taxpayers, and provide quality legal services to our state and its agencies. On this website, you can find information about the other services we provide, such as concealed carry licenses and crime victims services. You can file a complaint, check out the list of Kansas’ most wanted criminals, or search the offender registry. You also can follow the latest news from the office.

I hope you will take time to browse our site. Thank you for the honor of serving as your Kansas Attorney General!

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