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New York AG Tells Walmart, Amazon, Sears To Stop Allegedly Selling Illegal Toy Guns

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s office says several retailers are selling illegal toy guns online, as the items don’t carry an orange stripe required to mark them as fakes and not real weapons. His office annoucned today...Show More Summary

New York AG Wants to Take Power to Prosecute Cops Away From DAs

2 weeks agoNews : Reason

New York's Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, a Democrat, was first elected in 2010 and the grand jury in the Eric Garner case wasn't the first to fail to indict a New York City police officer accused of killing someone they had argeted. Show More Summary

Should Killer Cop Investigations Be Turned Over To NY Attorney General?

New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has written a letter asking Governor Cuomo to allow him to investigate and prosecute cases involving unarmed civilians killed by the police. “The horrible events surrounding the death...Show More Summary

New York Attorney General Wants Permission to Go After Officers Who Kill Unarmed Civilians

New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman on Monday asked the governor’s office to grant his office permission to investigate and possibly bring charges against law enforcement officials that have killed unarmed civilians, the New York Times is reporting.

Editorial: Next steps after Garner

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman called on Gov. Cuomo to strip district attorneys of the power to investigate police killings.

N.Y. AG asks to investigate cases where cops kill civilians

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is asking Gov. Cuomo for the power to investigate cases where police kill unarmed civilians.

Brooklyn Man Arrested For Massive "Grandparent Scam" Across U.S.

Just last month, NY Attorney General Eric Schneiderman warned the public about the "grandparent scam," a con where crooks target the elderly, pretend to be their grandchildren and demand money for an emergency. Now, the FBI and U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara have announced that a Brooklyn man has been charged with duping numerous grandparents across the country. [ more › ]

New York Attorney General Critical of Heroin Antidote’s Cost

3 weeks agoHealth : NYT: Health

Eric T. Schneiderman, New York’s attorney general, wrote a letter asking the drug company that makes naloxone to explain why the cost has increased so much, so fast.

Schneiderman plans probe into New York's low voter turnout

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is planning to probe why New York’s voter turnout was so low on Election Day.

New York attorney general fights rule that curbs ridesharing services

New York City isn't always kind to ridesharing services like Lyft and Uber, but those companies have just gained an important ally. BuzzFeed News has learned that state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman recently sent a letter to NYC's Taxi and...

Schneiderman to focus on corruption, wages, banks

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, fresh off re-election, said Thursday he'll focus his second term on government corruption, wage theft and drug trafficking, expanding initiatives from his... To view the full story, click the title link.

AG Schneiderman and Controller Tom DiNapoli are reelected

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and Controller Tom DiNapoli were reelected Tuesday, winning easily over their Republican challengers.

Airbnb Competitor Sues San Francisco For Making New 'Legalize Airbnb' Law Too Restricted To Airbnb

2 months agoIndustries / Law : Techdirt

We've reported a bunch of times on the various legal fights that Airbnb has had to go through lately. Just a few weeks ago, NY's Attorney General Eric Schneiderman (who has admitted in the past that his interest in Airbnb is really about protecting NYC's big hotels), said that he believed most Airbnb listings in NY to be illegal. Show More Summary

AG Eric Schneiderman, Controller Thomas DiNapoli, both Democrats running for re-election, lead by double digits in polls.

Gov. Cuomo isn't the only statewide elected official running for re-election Tuesday. Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and Controller Thomas DiNapoli, both Democrats, are also competing for new terms.

State AG Eric Schneiderman, GOP challenger John Chaill spar at debate

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and Republican challenger John Cahill sparred early and often during their one and only debate before next week’s election.

Gatorade's 'War on Water' Dampened by the New York State Attorney General

Thanks to New York State's Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, Gatorade and parent company PepsiCo have paid the price for their fraudulent claim that water is the enemy of athletic performance. In January, The Huffington Post ran my...Show More Summary

Controversial case snags Schneiderman, Cahill

Republican attorney general candidate John Cahill is hammering incumbent Eric Schneiderman for an aide's efforts on behalf of a convicted rapist who was paroled in June, but there's far more to the... To view the full story, click the title link.

Controversial conviction snags Schneiderman, Cahill

Republican attorney general candidate John Cahill is hammering incumbent Eric Schneiderman for an aide's efforts on behalf of a convicted rapist who was paroled in June, but there's far more to the... To view the full story, click the title link.

SEC Maintains Lucrative Business Feeding High-Frequency Traders Data A Few Second Early

Remember back when New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman noticed that paying for an early look at information from news organizations looked an awful lot like insider trading? He even came up with a catchy name for it and got Thomson Reuters to agree to stop doing it. Show More Summary

Editorial: Schneiderman for AG

Having performed ably as New York State’s top lawyer for the past four years, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is the better choice on Election Day.

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