Michael Manning PHOENIX, Ariz. (Legal Newsline)-Phoenix trial attorney Michael Manning, who has won two multimillion dollar lawsuits against the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, says he won't run for state attorney general.
Rendell HARRISBURG, Pa. (Legal Newsline) - The original lawsuit filed by Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell through high-profile plaintiffs attorneys that is being challenged in state Supreme Court named two other prescription drug companies as defendants.
Martha Coakley (D) BOSTON (Legal Newsline)- Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley on Tuesday defeated three other candidates to win the Democratic nomination in the race to succeed the late U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy.
SALT LAKE CITY (Legal Newsline) - The owners and operators of a Bountiful, Utah, residential care facility have agreed to pay $365,555 to the state after a disabled man in their care died from neglect.
Coakley BOSTON (Legal Newsline) - Parties for the victors in Tuesday's U.S. Senate primary election in Massachusetts are already touting their respective candidate's credentials for next month's general election.
Rob McKenna (R) WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline)-The Federal Trade Commission needs to do more to strengthen consumer protections to prevent deceptive marketing of so-called free credit reports, 42 state attorneys general said in a letter to regulators.
Lisa Madigan (D) CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) - Unapproved, unsupervised cosmetic treatments by a Chicago-based spa group that left some patients with extreme pain and lasting injuries have led to a lawsuit recently filed by Attorney General Lisa Madigan.
Terry Goddard (D) PHOENIX, Ariz. (Legal Newsline)-A week after saying U.S financial institutions could face another round of multistate lawsuits over their lending practices, Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard will be in Washington on Thursday to meet with executives from some of the nation's largest banks.
Andrew Cuomo (D) NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) - The founder of a private equity firm has agreed to pay $20 million in restitution for his part in corruption uncovered by Attorney General Andrew M. Cuomo in the New York State Common Retirement Fund.
Matthew Myers WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline)-Although states are raking in billions of dollars in revenue this year from the 1998 tobacco multistate settlement, officials are spending a paltry amount on antismoking efforts, a national report says.
Gary King (D) SANTA FE, N.M. (Legal Newsline)- New Mexico Attorney General Gary King says Qwest Communications International Inc. should not be allowed to raise its rates, urging regulators to reject the company's request to do so.
Greg Abbott (R-Texas) AUSTIN, Texas (Legal Newsline)- ASARCO LLC has placed $52 million into a custodial trust fund to help bankroll environmental cleanup at the company's now-closed smelter in El Paso, the state attorney general's office said Thursday.