December 2013

CVS Settlement Dec 23, 2013

Alameda County D.A. Settles Civil Lawsuit Ensuring CVS Stores Consult With All Consumers of Prescription Drugs

Oakland, California – Alameda County District Attorney Nancy E. O’Malley announced today that the Office’s Consumer and Environmental Protection Division, along with Riverside and San Diego District Attorneys’ Offices and the California State Board of Pharmacy, has settled a $658,500 lawsuit against the owners, Garfield Beach CVS, LLC, and Longs Drugs Stores, California, LLC, of 850 California CVS-branded pharmacies for failing to conduct one-on-one pharmacy consultations when customers receive new prescriptions drugs.

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10th BAHC Training Dec 17, 2013

On Thursday, December 12, 2013, more than 200 community members and stakeholders attended the 10th Bay Area H.E.A.T. Coalition (BAHC) Training to learn more about serving Commerically Sexually Exploited Minors with Intellectual Disabilities.

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Anoynymous Gun Buyback Dec 11, 2013

The Alameda County District Attorney’s Office, in conjunction with the Oakland Police Department and the Coalition of California Cities, will participate in this Saturday’s Anonymous Gun Buyback event.

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D.A.’s Office Reaches $1.8m Settlement Dec 5, 2013

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy E. O’Malley announced today that her office, along with the District Attorneys Offices of Fresno, Monterey, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Sonoma, and Ventura counties, has settled an unlawful business practices case against the two largest brands that market and sell barbeque propane cylinders in the United States.

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