Jessica M. Karmasek Feb. 1, 2013, 2:05pm
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) -- Poll results released last month show that a majority of Kansas voters, including Republicans and Democrats, oppose amending the state constitution to change the way in which state Supreme Court justices are selected.
Jessica M. Karmasek Feb. 1, 2013, 4:23pm
PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) -- Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne on Thursday filed a petition for review with a federal appeals court over the Environmental Protection Agency's decision to require three coal-fired power plants in the state to upgrade pollution controls.
Nathan Bass Feb. 1, 2013, 5:43pm
PIERRE, S.D. (Legal Newsline) - The South Dakota Supreme Court affirmed the circuit court's ruling allowing the issuance of an air quality permit to Hyperion Refining LLC, enabling the company to begin construction on a petroleum refinery and power plant in Union County.
Jessica M. Karmasek Feb. 1, 2013, 7:15pm
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Legal Newsline) -- An Arkansas judge has ruled that Johnson & Johnson must pay $181 million in fees to attorneys who represented the state in a lawsuit over Risperdal, an atypical antipsychotic medication that a subsidiary of the company developed.
Jessica M. Karmasek Feb. 4, 2013, 12:46pm
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) -- In a letter to President Barack Obama last week, a group of 43 Republican senators say they will continue to oppose the confirmation of any nominee, regardless of party affiliation, to be the director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.