Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine might just be the nation's newest champion when it comes to changing the culture of protecting schools and student athletes at the expense of sexual assault victims. Last week DeWine announced four more...Show More Summary
In August, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Donald Trump over his eponymous "Trump University." Schneiderman argued that the "university" was more like a get-rich-quick scheme, and that the school defrauded...Show More Summary
The Attorney General is going to find it harder and harder to sell his no more inquiries, no more investigations proposal. Particularly so when the improvised methods of ‘investigation’ appear to have been little more than tactics for the British government to avoid decommissioning its own violent legacy. Far from finally drawing a line around […]
Australia’s domestic spying agency ASIO has raided the Canberra office of a lawyer representing East Timor over allegations Australia bugged that country’s government offices. Bernard Collaery, a former Attorney General for the ACT and...Show More Summary
End-of-day news: Why D.C.'s attorney general battle is back at the Superior Court, tiny houses are the future, and eat some tacos. [ more › ]
by Susan Michelle Tyrell December 1, 2013 (LiveActionNews) - Texas attorney general and gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott has put his money where his pro-life mouth is and announced grants to 13 nonprofits in Texas for the purpose of supporting adoption, the result of profits from the state’s relatively new pro-life…
Texas attorney general and gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott has put his money where his pro-life mouth is and announced grants to 13 nonprofits in Texas for the purpose of supporting adoption, the result of profits from the state’s relatively new pro-life license plates. The attorney general’s office says, “More than $46,000 is being distributed in […]
Gov. Chris Christie today nominated his current chief of staff, Kevin O'Dowd as NJ Attorney General. He's asked the state senate to confirm him during the lame duck session, which ends in just 43 days. Christie also named Regina Egea, now director of the authorities unit, to replace O'Dowd as his COS. Show More Summary
Congress is taking a serious look at passing a federal media shield law, and that's not a good thing, says former U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey.
After striking out in federal court, a District of Columbia lawyer challenging the city’s decision to delay the first-ever attorney general election is taking his fight back to D.C. Superior Court. Washingtonians in 2010 approved an amendment to the city...
The campaign manager for Mark Herring, the declared winner in the Virginia Attorney General race, says they won the election because they ignored the conventional wisdom typically pushed by media pundits that supporting stronger gunShow More Summary
Debo Adegbile, nominee for Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights, Department of Justice Like a pack of slavering Baskerville hounds, the card-carrying members of "RRR" (acronym meaning varies—rabid Republican racists, religiously...Show More Summary
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Montana attorney general's office on Friday asked the state Supreme Court to throw out a 30-day sentence given to a teacher who raped a 14-year-old girl, saying the punishment was illegally lenient.
Two weeks ago to almost universal revulsion Attorney General John Larkin proposed an effective amnesty for the crimes of the Troubles. Now the legal process has provided the most eloquent rebuttal to his suggestions. The facts of the murder of RUC reservist John Proctor were as loathsome as so many of the Troubles. Mr. Proctor […]
With the Attorney General still to decide on a previous decision by the DPP not to prosecute Gerry Adams for withholding information in light of his testimony earlier this year, Katie Varvos asks: Does [Gerry Adams] deserve a sentence, or was he really doing his best in a dark situation?
The conviction of Seamus Kearney for the 1981 murder of police reservist John Proctor has stirred a new round of political commentary on the Attorney General John Larkin's suggestion there should be an end to prosecutions for Troubles-era...Show More Summary
One-on-one with state Attorney General Bob Ferguson41 mins ago by C.R. Douglas Political Analyst SEATTLE — State Attorney General Bob Ferguson has been on the job just about a year, but he has already created many headlines: convincing...Show More Summary
NC Senator Josh Stein confirms what was not much of a secret: he will run for Attorney General in 2016. This assumes Roy Cooper, Stein's former boss, runs for governor (a safe assumption) and that Josh wins re-election to his SenateShow More Summary
HOPEFUL: Republican attorney general candidate Mark Obenshain filed for a statewide recount on Wednesday. By Kenric Ward | Watchdog.org Virginia Bureau ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Mark Obenshain‘s legal team on Wednesday filed for a recount of the attorney general’s race in which Democrat Mark Herring was certified the winner by 165 votes. Herring’s slim victory in...
The Supreme Court has ordered Attorney General Eric Holder to respond to the Home School Legal Defense Association’s (HSLDA) petition on behalf of the Romeike family, a German family who sought legal asylum in the United States to escape persecution because homeschooling is largely prohibited in their home country. Show More Summary