Morrisey Argues Against Gender Affirming Care Through Medicaid

On Thursday, West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey said his office argued a case before the Fourth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals involving the state’s decision not to cover gender-affirming surgeries under its Medicaid plan. Read more at WV Public Broadcasting.

West Virginia Attorney General Morrisey Announces Settlement with ResCare

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey said in a press release Tuesday that his office has reached a settlement agreement with ResCare Inc. for $576,111.43 following an investigation initiated by the Attorney General’s Office’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit. The settlement includes full restitution of $279,923.98 in Medicaid claims identified by the MFCU as being fraudulent, as […]

Medicaid Fraud Control Unit sees successes under Morrisey

The transfer of West Virginia’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit to Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has seen substantial increases in investigations and convictions. Members of the West Virginia Legislature’s Post Audit Subcommittee received a report Sunday afternoon on the performance of the state’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit on the first day of three-day September legislative interim […]

West Virginia AG reports tentative settlement in Google antitrust case

A tentative agreement Thursday was reached with Google in a case brought by 52 attorneys general across the country, the attorney general for the state of West Virginia said. The case focused on anticompetitive conduct involving the Google Play Store and alleged Google harmed consumers by using its monopoly power in the Android app market […]

Attorney General Morrisey wins dismissal of challenge to new abortion pill law

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey on Thursday, August 24, 2023, issued a statement following the Southern District of West Virginia Huntington Division’s decision dismissing nearly every claim lodged by GenBioPro, a company that makes a generic version of the abortion pill mifepristone. “As I have said all along, the new Unborn Child Protection Act is constitutional,” […]