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All Bots Aside: Filling Broadway's Empty Seats

New York attorney general Eric T. Schneiderman recently released a report detailing his office's investigation into the ticketing industry titled "Obstructed View: What's Blocking New Yorkers From Getting Tickets." Of particular focus...Show More Summary

Memo to Democrats: If ‘Climate Deniers’ Can Be Sued, So Can Frauds Like Al Gore

Don’t expect this logic to penetrate the thick skulls of Democrats looking to silence any dissent. Eric Schneiderman and Sheldon Whitehouse, call your office. The New York Attorney General and Rhode Island Senator who helped to launch the prosecution of … Continued

Developer of controversial Upper East Side condo may have to resubmit plans to attorney general

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is getting involved in a controversial Upper East Side luxury condo tower whose developer has been accused by city officials of using a loophole to allow it... To view the full story, click the title link.

New York Votes to Legalize Daily-Fantasy Sports

The New York state legislature passed a bill that would legalize and regulate daily-fantasy sports, months after Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said they violated state gambling laws.

Tim Wu Joins NY AG's Office In Shaming 'Abysmal' Cable Broadband ISPs

2 weeks agoIndustries / Law : Techdirt

Last fall, we noted how New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office had launched an investigation into awful broadband service quality. In and of itself that was nothing particularly interesting (especially given Schneiderman's...Show More Summary

Schneiderman as Lebron, Kazman as Ayesha

(June 16, 2016 09:49 PM, by David Henderson) Eric Schneiderman, Attorney General of New York state, accuses companies that defend their right to free speech of engaging in "First Amendment opportunism." Somehow, probably because tonight's basketball game is on mind, that reminds me of Lebron James's comment that... (1 COMMENTS)


GAWKER IS BANKRUPT, AND NOW LIBERALS ARE PRETENDING TO CARE ABOUT FREE SPEECH: Take the illiberal New York State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman, a proponent of censorship who is considering using racketeering charges against global warming skeptics. A government official who wants to punish people for thought crimes now has the temerity to talk […]

NY Attorney General Invokes Freedom of the Press to Lament ‘Sad’ Gawker News

3 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

The Attorney General of New York, Eric Schneiderman, today lamented Gawker filing for bankruptcy and invoked freedom of the press.

Time Warner Cable Speeds ‘Abysmal’, NY Attorney General’s Office Says Time Warner ‘Earned Miserable Reputation’

New York’s Attorney General has some points to make about Time Warner Cable’s advertised Internet speeds. The response to what broadband companies advertise and what they charge has been an area of interest for Eric Schneiderman’s office, which launched an investigation last October. Show More Summary

N.Y. AG's Lawsuit 'Demeans' Role Of Small Business Owners, Domino's Pizza Says

Protesters demanding higher wages for fast food workers chant during a massive rally outside a Domino's Pizza store on May 15, 2014, in New York City. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman recently filed a lawsuit seeking to hold Domino's liable for the alleged underpayment of workers at 10 franchises [...]

State attorney general seeks to halt sale of nursing homes

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is seeking to stop the sale of two nursing centers to the company involved in the sale of a Lower East Side nursing home to condo developers. The Allure... To view the full story, click the title link.

New York Attorney General Seeks to Halt Nursing Home Sale Amid Inquiries

3 weeks agoHealth : NYTimes: Health

The office of Eric T. Schneiderman said it was objecting to the sale of two centers to the Allure Group, citing “misrepresentations” by the company.

Trump University: NY Attorney General Declares It ‘Fraud From Beginning To End’

Donald Trump’s now-defunct Trump University is currently the target of multiple lawsuits. Among them is one brought by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. The suit was filed in 2013 and has not yet been settled. Schneiderman...Show More Summary

Attorney General Report: Here’s Why You Can’t Buy Tickets To Popular Shows

4 weeks agoArts : Modern Art Notes

“In his January report, New York state attorney general Eric T. Schneiderman looked at the number of tickets available to the general public. Analyzing the top grossing shows in New York between 2012 and 2015, it found that fewer than half of tickets sold were typically available to the general public for any given concert.”

ABC Brings on Clinton-Backing NY Dem to Bash Trump on Fraud Case

Thursday’s Good Morning America featured the Democratic Attorney General of New York, Eric Schneiderman, who has led the charge on the 2013 Trump University case in the state. The prominent Clinton supporter insisted to co-host George Stephanopoulos (who is also a notorious Clinton Foundation donor) that the case was “not political!”

New York Attorney General: Trump University 'A Straight Up Fraud'

Eric Schneiderman, NY's Attorney General, joined MSNBC's Morning Joe and in no uncertain terms called Trump University an outright scam. Schneiderman said, "It's fraud. This is straight up fraud. It's like selling people something you...Show More Summary

NY AG: Trump University 'Straight Up Fraud'

"In New York, we have laws against business fraud, we have laws against consumer fraud," New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said. "We have a law against running an illegal, unlicensed university. This never was a university....Show More Summary

Donald Trump preyed on victims of the financial crisis, the New York Attorney General says

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman appeared on Morning Joe today to discuss his ongoing lawsuit against Donald Trump, which accuses him of operating an “unlicensed, illegal education institution” that defrauded thousands of people. Show More Summary

‘This is straight up fraud’: New York’s attorney general shreds Trump University on ‘Morning Joe’

4 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

The Trump campaign is doing its best to spin the embarrassing revelations that came out this week about Trump University, but New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman isn’t having any of it. Appearing on Morning Joe on Thursday, Schneiderman tore through any questions about whether Trump...

Trump, New York attorney general spar again over Trump U.

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on Tuesday applauded a judge's decision last week to release more documents pertaining to a laws...        

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