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Texas AG Indicted for Securities Fraud

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) has been indicted on multiple felony charges that are scheduled to be unsealed Monday in McKinney. Tarrant County Judge George Gallagher has been appointed to handle the case, sources told the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Show More Summary

Anti-Gay Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Charged With 3 Felonies

26 minutes agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Rabidly anti-gay Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton will be indicted Monday on three felony charges, according to media reports. Paxton admitted to violating the State Securities Act last year after he solicited investment clients for a friend and bus… The post Anti-Gay Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Charged With 3 Felonies appeared first on Towleroad.

Massachusetts Attorney General Exonerates Planned Parenthood of Bogus "Baby Parts" Smear Campaign

A couple of days ago Indiana's Department of Health exonerated Planned Parenthood of the spurious right wing charge that they profit from the sale of "baby parts." (To use the deliberately grotesque phrase being endlessly repeated by anti-choice fanatics.) And Planned Parenthood has also been exonerated of these false charges in...

GOP activist asks Texas AG to defy marriage ruling: ‘Lousy bastards’ letting ‘Sodomites queer our country’

21 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

The Texas attorney general told county clerks they could refuse to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples after hearing from religious activists who warned against letting “Sodomites queer our country.” Emails released as part of an open-records request revealed that Christian...

Mexican judge suspends U.S. extradition order for fugitive 'Chapo' Guzman

21 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

A Mexican judge temporarily suspended a U.S. extradition order on Friday for the fugitive drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman even though the federal attorney general's office had approved it a day earlier. Guzman, one of the world's...Show More Summary

Texas Lawmakers Investigate Planned Parenthood, State Attorney General Slams Dehumanizing Language of Abortionists

The Texas Attorney General's office has access to unreleased undercover Planned Parenthood videos and the Health and Human Services Committee in the state senate is asking questions about the popular abortion provider's operations.

Malaysia says charge sheet against Najib is false, an attempt to topple PM

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia's newly-appointed attorney general said on Friday a purported draft of a charge sheet against Prime Minister Najib Razak published on the Sarawak Report website was false, and part of a plot to topple the country's leader.

German Authorities Investigate Journalists Over 'Treason' Plot

Germany's Federal Attorney General has announced it is investigating the digital rights group for treason and the organization's role in exposing the role of the German secret service in the mass surveillance of its citizens.

News Roundup and Open Thread for Friday, July 31, 2015

Exxon Mobil Giveaway Exxon attorney Christie's Acting Attorney General John Hoffman defends the 3¢ on the dollar settlement while environmentalists are shut out for now. Judge Michael Hogan will decide by the end of August whether the people will be heard. Show More Summary

Mexician Court Approves Detention Order for El Chapo's Extradition

The Mexican Attorney General's office (PGR), issued a statement today (available here in Spanish) saying that a federal judge has approved an order of detention for Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman-Loera for the purposes of extradition to the U.S.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Kansas Attorney General Fights Court Ruling Saying Constitution Has Unlimited Right to Abortion

The Kansas Attorney General’s office is fighting a court ruling last month that the 1859 state constitution contains a “fundamental” right to abortion,”independent and separate from” that declared by the U.S. Supreme Court. On Wednesday, the office of pro-life A.G. Derek Schmidt filed a motion to rush that issue up to the Kansas Supreme Court, […]

Mexico approves U.S. extradition warrant for fugitive kingpin Guzman

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The Mexican Attorney General's office said on Thursday a judge had approved an order to extradite to the United States drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, who escaped from prison through a tunnel earlier this month.

Another Look at President Trump’s Cabinet

In my post on President Trump’s 750th press conference, I introduced a few members of Trump’s future cabinet and heads of agencies. In the satire piece, Ted Cruz is the vice president, Michael Cohen his attorney general, John Bolton secretary of defense, “Sheriff” Arpaio the director the FBI, Sarah Palin the U.S. Ambassador to the [...]Show More Summary

Mexican Court Approves Drug Lord El Chapo's Extradition to United States

Mexico’s Attorney General’s office has received a court order to extradite drug lord Joaquin Guzman to US.

Massachusetts Attorney General: For-Profit College Kaplan Deceived Students

Massachusetts attorney general Maura Healey today announced settlements of her investigations of two large for-profit college chains -- Kaplan and Lincoln Technical Institute -- for unfair and deceptive student recruiting practices. Kaplan will pay $1.375 million to former students, and Lincoln Tech will pay out about $1 million. Show More Summary

“Pillar of Law Calls on Texas Court to Prevent Criminalization of Politics”

Press release: The Pillar of Law Institute filed an amicus curiae (friend-of-the-court) brief with the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals in the case Cary v. Texas today, arguing that the Texas Attorney General’s Office unconstitutionally applied the state’s bribery, money … Continue reading ?

Mega Buzz: Red and Liz Face a Dangerous New Enemy on The Blacklist

If only being on the FBI's Most Wanted list was Liz's only problem. After Liz (Megan Boone) shot the Attorney General on The Blacklist last season, she and her friend/informant Red (James Spader) are on the run together. Unfortunately, while they're focused on avoiding the Feds, a wily new foe will... Read More > Other Links From The Blacklist Edi Gathegi

Poor Acting

For the past two years, New Jersey has not had an Attorney General. John Hoffman was elevated to the post of Acting Attorney General when Governor Christie appointed Jeff Chiesa to the United States Senate to fill the seat of Frank Lautenberg. Show More Summary

After Holder's Departure, Fight Over Fast and Furious Docs Continues

Eric Holder's departure as attorney general hasn’t eased tensions between the U.S. Department of Justice and House Republicans over access to documents about how DOJ responded to a congressional inquiry into the botched gun sting Operation Fast and Furious.       

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