SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (Legal Newsline)-Gov. Rod Blagojevich's administration will resume paying health care providers under a state Supreme Court ruling Wednesday that put a hold on a judge's order to jettison an expansion of the state's FamilyCare program.
Anne Milgram (D) TRENTON, N.J. (Legal Newsline) -- New Jersey Attorney General Anne Milgram announced that the state will be receiving $4 million to pay for the cleanup of what was once one of the nation's worst landfills
Blumenthal HARTFORD, Conn. (Legal Newsline) - Funds from settlements in the pharmaceutical world should go toward an initiative to stop tobacco use, Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal feels.
Chief Justice Spike Maynard CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Legal Newsline) - The West Virginia Supreme Court has overturned a decision that held three companies not liable for the injuries of a 13-year-old who was temporarily blinded by mud and rode his bike into three of their wires.
SALEM, Ore. (Legal Newsline)-The U.S. government, along with Oregon and California, and PacifiCorp have announced an agreement that could resolve the long-running environmental dispute over Klamath River water.
Benjamin WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - The U.S. Supreme Court will decide if West Virginia Supreme Court Justice Brent Benjamin should have recused himself from the $50 million case of a heavy campaign supporter.
U.S. Supreme Court building WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - A paralyzed man who has sued hundreds of California small businesses to gain accommodations for the disabled on Monday lost his appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court to lift an order requiring special permission for him to file new lawsuits.
WOOD RIVER, Ill. (Legal Newsline)-YTB International Inc., the online travel company that is the target of investigation by two state attorneys general, posted meager earnings in the third quarter, corporate filings show.
NEW YORK (Legal Newsline)-Citigroup should eliminate bonuses for its top executives, New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo said after the financial services company announced it was cutting an additional 53,000 jobs.
Charles Wells TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Legal Newsline) -- Florida Supreme Court Justice Charles T. Wells has notified Gov. Charlie Crist that he will retire from the high court at the close of business March 3.
Terry Goddard (D) PHOENIX, Ariz. (Legal Newsline)-Arizona's attorney general is investigating claims the Arizona Republican Party broke campaign finance laws by failing to identify who provided $105,000 in political contributions.
Steve Six (D) TOPEKA, Kansas (Legal Newsline)-Seventeen pharmaceutical companies are being sued by Kansas Attorney General Steve Six on top of the 13 drug companies for allegedly price gouging the state's Medicaid program.
Brown WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - Seven state attorneys general have written to federal lawmakers, urging them to require financially troubled automobile makers to produce more fuel-efficient cars if those companies receive federal help.
Mike Aguirre (D) SAN DIEGO, Calif. (Legal Newsline)-San Diego City Attorney Mike Aguirre will look for new ways to protect homeowners facing foreclosure despite losing a bitter re-election campaign on Nov. 4, he told Legal Newsline.