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Alabama attorney general urges avoidance of subpoena powers against energy industries

Legal News Line Jun. 23, 2016, 2:10pm

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Legal Newsline) — Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange has announced he has led a 13-state coalition urging the nation's S. attorneys general not to use subpoena powers against energy industries during the climate change debate.

Alabama attorney general commends EPA decision to withdraw proposed emission rule

Mark Iandolo Apr. 21, 2016, 1:04pm

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) — Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange recently commented on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) decision to withdraw its proposed emission rule that would have banned the usage of converted street vehicles for off-street racing.

Alabama attorney general deems daily fantasy sports sites illegal

Mark Iandolo Apr. 9, 2016, 7:35pm

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Legal Newsline) – Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange released a statement announcing that sports betting sites are illegal according to state la

Arkansas AG opposes proposed Persuader Advice Exemption Rule

Mark Iandolo Feb. 12, 2016, 8:25pm

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Legal Newsline) – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge joined 12 other states in drafting a letter to the U.S. Office of Management and Budget to oppose the Obama Administration’s proposed Persuader Advice Exemption Rule.

Alabama attorney general leads coalition opposing Persuader Advice Exemption Rule

Mark Iandolo Feb. 11, 2016, 12:06pm

MONTGOMERY, Alabama (Legal Newsline) — Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange has announced his state is spearheading a coalition that involves 12 other states in opposing the Obama administration’s proposed Persuader Advice Exemption Rule.

Maker of children meds held 'phantom recall' in 2009, Alabama AG says

Shaun Zinck Aug. 6, 2015, 11:36am

A subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson agreed to a settlement with the state of Alabama over the quality of its over-the-counter drugs

Alabama AG vows lawsuit against Obama administration over reduction in emissions rule

Shaun Zinck Aug. 6, 2015, 11:14am

Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange said Monday he would take President Barack Obama and his administration to court

Ala. AG changes course, rehires private attorneys to represent State in BP oil spill case

Kyle Barnett Apr. 1, 2015, 9:34am

NEW ORLEANS (Legal Newsline) – Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange made headlines following the 2010 BP oil spill when he said private attorneys would not represent the State in litigation against the oil giant, but in an about-face, Strange has appointed two Alabama law firms to assist in suing BP on behalf of the State.

Attorneys general meet in Alabama to discuss data security

Shaun Zinck Mar. 17, 2015, 2:18am

Six attorneys general gathered in Alabama last week for a one-and-a-half-day meeting of the Southern Region of the National Association of Attorneys General, Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange said. Strange said joining him were attorneys general from Indiana, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee and Virginia.

Alabama used-car dealer hit with permanent injunction

Shaun Zinck Mar. 14, 2015, 7:41pm

Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange said Thursday that he obtained a permanent injunction against a car dealership in Elmore County, alleging the dealer defrauded individual customers and businesses. The injunction was granted by Elmore County Circuit Judge Sibley Reynolds against Quality Used Cars, which was doing business as Pre-Owned Automotive, located at 6153 and 6155 Elmore Road.

Alabama AG reaches $500,000 settlement with propane providers

Bryan Cohen Jul. 21, 2014, 6:30pm

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Legal Newsline) - Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange announced Friday a $500,000 settlement with two propane providers that allegedly violated the Alabama Deceptive Trade Practices Act.

Alabama joins lawsuit over California's new egg policy

Bryan Cohen Mar. 7, 2014, 4:00pm

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Ala. AG announces final order against sports performance company

Bryan Cohen Nov. 8, 2013, 8:30pm

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Legal Newsline) -- Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange announced Thursday a final order against SWATS Edge Performance Chips LLC to grant permanent injunctive relief against the sports performance company.

Alabama AG announces final ruling in electronic bingo case

Bryan Cohen Oct. 21, 2013, 5:04pm

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Legal Newsline) - Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange has announced a decisive court ruling that so-called electronic bingo devices were nothing more than illegal gambling devices.

Affinion to pay $30M in national settlement

Bryan Cohen Oct. 11, 2013, 6:56pm

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Legal Newsline) - Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange announced a $30 million national settlement Thursday with the Connecticut-based Affinion to resolve allegations it misled consumers into signing up and paying for discount clubs.

Ala. AG warns consumers of fraudulent collection scams

Bryan Cohen Oct. 8, 2013, 7:30pm

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Legal Newsline) -- Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange warned consumers Monday about recurring scams in which consumers are asked to send money as a fee to receive prizes or to pay a supposed debt.

Alabama AG announces eligibility for compensation from MoneyGram

Bryan Cohen Oct. 2, 2013, 4:27pm

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Legal Newsline) - Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange announced Tuesday that some Alabamans may be eligible for compensation if they suffered losses from scams in which money was sent through MoneyGram International Inc.

Alabama AG announces order against sports performance company

Bryan Cohen Sep. 6, 2013, 7:08pm

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Legal Newsline) - Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange announced a temporary restraining order Thursday against a Birmingham-area sports performance company for allegedly selling products with unsupported health claims.

Multi-state coalition petitions Kerry to expand Keystone Pipeline

Bryan Cohen Aug. 13, 2013, 4:46pm

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Legal Newsline) - Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange announced Monday that he joined 20 other attorneys general in a petition asking U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to expand the Keystone Pipeline oil project.

Alabama AG announces more actions against electronic bingo casinos

Bryan Cohen Jul. 22, 2013, 6:26pm

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Legal Newsline) - Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange and District Attorney Bill Adair announced additional law enforcement actions Friday in an ongoing joint initiative to shut down electronic bingo casinos in Walker County.