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17 attorneys general urge Transportation Department to reverse decision on hidden fees

By Marian Johns | Jan 8, 2018

JACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood recently joined 16 other attorneys general urging the the U.S. Department of Transportation to reverse its decision on the withdrawal of the Transparency of Airline Ancillary Service Fees rule established last year.

Fight over airline e-cigarette ban focuses on 'agency overreach'

By Carrie Salls | Aug 23, 2016

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI) and the Consumer Advocates for Smoke-free Alternatives Association (CASAA) are continuing their fight against a final rule enacted by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) that prohibits the use of electronic cigarettes on airplanes. The groups have filed an opening brief in response to a petition for review of the rule that was filed in April.

Consumers allege offender monitoring products were falsely advertised

By Kristin Danley-Greiner | Aug 23, 2016

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A consumer from California and another from Michigan have filed a class action lawsuit in the Golden State against a company over offender monitoring products.

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