Jerry Brown (D) LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) - California Attorney General Jerry Brown and the Federal Trade Commission on Monday filed an antitrust lawsuit against four pharmaceutical companies over an alleged conspiracy to monopolize the sale of testosterone supplements.
Jerry Brown (D) LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Legal Newsline) - It will be well over a year before the 2010 candidates for governor fight for primary votes, but the fight for donor dollars is in full swing.
Richard Blumenthal (D) HARTFORD, Conn. (Legal Newsline) -- Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal is scheduled to submit testimony to the state Legislature today in support of two contracting reform proposals.
Benjamin CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Legal Newsline) - While he waits for the U.S. Supreme Court to make a decision on his recusal policy, West Virginia Supreme Court Chief Justice Brent Benjamin is disqualifying himself from any cases involving a major campaign contributor.
Ron Sims (D) OLYMPIA, Wash. (Legal Newsline)-An official who started his career by working on consumer protection issues at the Washington attorney general's office has been tapped to serve as President Barack Obama's deputy housing secretary.
Blumenthal HARTFORD, Conn. (Legal Newsline) - Richard Blumenthal will be happy to remain Connecticut's attorney general in 2010.
Rob McKenna (R-Wash.) WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline)-A group of state attorneys general is urging federal officials to push national banks and federal thrifts to modify home mortgage loans that are becoming unaffordable for struggling buyers.
Utah Supreme Court building SALT LAKE CITY (Legal Newsline)-The Utah Supreme Court on Monday heard arguments in a case whether environmentalists should have a chance to challenge a company's mineral leases to operate on the Great Salt Lake.
John Kroger (D) SALEM, Ore. (Legal Newsline)-Oregon Attorney General John Kroger's office has expanded its investigation of declines in portfolios in the Oregon 529 College Savings Network, which allows families to invest for college and receive tax breaks.
NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) - Aetna, the nation's third largest health insurer, has agreed to reimburse more than 73,000 students at more than 200 colleges for claims involving out-of-network care.
Marsha Ternus DES MOINES, Iowa (Legal Newsline)- The Iowa Supreme Court, amid a cut to its budget, has issued an order closing all state court offices Feb. 16.
McDonnell RICHMOND, Va. (Legal Newsline) - Virginia Attorney General Bob McDonnell will step down from his post this month in preparation for his gubernatorial campaign.
Kamala Harris (D) SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) - San Francisco City Attorney Kamala Harris's close ties to U.S. President Barack Obama have already bolstered her campaign for California attorney general in 2010, observers say.
Eric Holder WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - Newly sworn in U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder on Tuesday said he was not planning to zealously pursue corporate America amid public outrage over perceived excess.
Rendell PHILADELPHIA (Legal Newsline) - Three new matters are at issue in Janssen Pharmaceutica's attempt to have the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's contingent fee counsel disqualified.
Lynch PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Legal Newsline) - Rhode Island Attorney General Patrick Lynch is not happy that Weaver's Cove Energy is attempting to deliver liquefied natural gas to an offshore site in Mount Hope Bay.
McGraw HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (Legal Newsline) - West Virginia Attorney General Darrell McGraw and Countrywide Financial Corp. have settled a lawsuit that alleged the company issued home loans it knew its customers could not afford.
Cox LANSING, Mich. (Legal Newsline) - Michigan Attorney General Mike Cox is appealing two circuit court orders that helped permit Blue Cross Blue Shield to purchase several for-profit companies.
Peter Nava (D) SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) - The waiting line behind California Attorney General Jerry Brown keeps getting longer.
Tom Miller (D) DES MOINES, Iowa (Legal Newsline)-Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller's office is seeking legislation that could generate a flood of consumer protection lawsuits.