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Forclosed NH Residents Get Settlement

NH borrowers, whose homes were foreclosed by Ally (formerly GMAC), Bank of America, Cati, JP Morgan Chase, and Wells Fargo, will each receive checks for $1,480, Attorney General Joseph A. Foster announced on Tuesday. “These checks come from a $1.5

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VT Settles with Lender Processing Services

Attorney General William H. Sorrell announced on Tuesday that he and 45 other state Attorneys General and the District of Columbia reached a 120 million dollar multi-state settlement with Lender Processing Services, Inc. and its subsidiaries (LPS), the nation’s largest

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NH Receives $35 Million in Settlement from Two Major Oil Companies

Two of seven oil refineries that New Hampshire brought suit against in 2003 for groundwater contamination settled with the state, Attorney General Michael Delaney announced on Thursday. Shell Oil Company and Sunoco, Inc. will pay $35M to settle pending claims

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Attorney General Announces Medicaid Settlement with McKesson Corporation

New Hampshire is receiving a total of $1.7 million dollars in recoveries from McKesson Corporation for inflating the Average Wholesale Price (AWP) used by the state to set pharmacy reimbursements for the state for medicaid. The federal lawsuit for over

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Sand and Gravel Company Penalized $80,000 for Delays in Meeting NH State Standards

A Merrimack County Superior Court approved a settlement between the State of NH and Plourde Sand and Gravel, Inc. for $80,000. The State argued Plourde failed to obtain and violated air emission permits. Of the total $80,000 penalty, $20,000 will

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Judge Vacates Jury Award to Ex-State Trooper

A Superior Court Judge vacated a jury award of 1.5 million dollars to former NH State Trooper Conrad. Merrimack County Superior Court Judge Larry Smukler ruled the state police had immunity from claims they falsely imprisoned Conrad in 2007 after

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New Hampshire to Receive Near $4 Million Dollars from GlaxoSmithKline Settlement

New Hampshire will receive a total of $3.98 million in recoveries from GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) in connection with the $3 billion national settlement announced NH Attorney General Michael A. Delaney on Tuesday. The state and federal governments alleged that GSK engaged

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NH Attorney General Announces $1.03 Million Dollar Medicaid Settlement with Merck

NH Attorney General Michael A. Delaney announced on Friday May 18, New Hampshire has finalized a $1, 03 million dollar settlement with Merck Sharp & Dohme (Merck). The case involved allegations that Merck marketed its drug Vioxx for uses not

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