Jerry Brown (D) SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline)--Following a legal ruling in March, the California Attorney General's office has issued new warnings to charitable bingo parlors using casino-style electronic bingo games.
Richard Blumenthal (D) HARTFORD, Conn. (Legal Newsline) - The big three credit rating agencies helped create the current economic meltdown by overrating risky securities, Connecticut's attorney general said.
Judge Danny Reeves FRANKFORT, Ky. (Legal Newsline)-Disgraced plaintiffs' attorneys Shirley Cunningham Jr. and William Gallion must forfeit $30 million they bilked from clients in Kentucky's $200 million Fen-Phen settlement, a jury said Tuesday.
NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) - An investment firm is demanding Bank of America sees to the return of any recent bonus of $1 million or more given out by Merrill Lynch, which was purchased by BOA earlier this year.
Cuomo HAMDEN, Conn. (Legal Newsline) - New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo's popularity continues to rise while Gov. David Paterson's is at an all-time low, a poll released by Quinnipiac University Monday shows.
Jerry Brown (D) SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline)-California Attorney General Jerry Brown, backed by 14 other states, urged President Barack Obama on Tuesday to overturn the Bush Administration's efforts to keep California from enforcing its automobile greenhouse gas emissions law.
Al Franken (D) ST. PAUL, Minn. (Legal Newsline)-It is unlikely that the Minnesota Supreme Court has heard the last argument in the protracted election lawsuit between Republican Norm Coleman and Democrat Al Franken who are vying for a seat in the U.S. Senate.
Shirley Abrahamson MADISON, Wis. (Legal Newsline)-Wisconsin's longtime chief justice was elected to a fourth term on the state's high court, beating out a conservative state judge who sought to oust her.
Cox LANSING, Mich. (Legal Newsline) - Michigan Attorney General Mike Cox distributed more funds from a settlement with Countrywide Financial Corp. Tuesday while taking a little heat from a state Democratic leader.
Marvin Baxter SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline)-The California Supreme Court has tossed a lawsuit over a lost cadaver, ruling that medical schools have no legal responsibility to "safeguard the sensibilities" of donors' families.
Greg Zoeller (R) INDIANAPOLIS (Legal Newsline)- A proposal to protect teachers that Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller proposed earlier this year, is on its way back to the Indiana House, after being passed by the Senate.
LAS VEGAS (Legal Newsline)-Two proposed initiatives pushed by one of Las Vegas's most powerful unions suffered a setback Wednesday when the state Supreme Court refused to put measures on the city's June 2 ballot.