Jerry Brown (D) LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) - California Attorney General Jerry Brown and the Federal Trade Commission on Monday filed an antitrust lawsuit against four pharmaceutical companies over an alleged conspiracy to monopolize the sale of testosterone supplements.
Richard Blumenthal (D) HARTFORD, Conn. (Legal Newsline) -- Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal is scheduled to submit testimony to the state Legislature today in support of two contracting reform proposals.
Benjamin CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Legal Newsline) - While he waits for the U.S. Supreme Court to make a decision on his recusal policy, West Virginia Supreme Court Chief Justice Brent Benjamin is disqualifying himself from any cases involving a major campaign contributor.
Ron Sims (D) OLYMPIA, Wash. (Legal Newsline)-An official who started his career by working on consumer protection issues at the Washington attorney general's office has been tapped to serve as President Barack Obama's deputy housing secretary.
Rob McKenna (R-Wash.) WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline)-A group of state attorneys general is urging federal officials to push national banks and federal thrifts to modify home mortgage loans that are becoming unaffordable for struggling buyers.
Utah Supreme Court building SALT LAKE CITY (Legal Newsline)-The Utah Supreme Court on Monday heard arguments in a case whether environmentalists should have a chance to challenge a company's mineral leases to operate on the Great Salt Lake.
John Kroger (D) SALEM, Ore. (Legal Newsline)-Oregon Attorney General John Kroger's office has expanded its investigation of declines in portfolios in the Oregon 529 College Savings Network, which allows families to invest for college and receive tax breaks.
Kamala Harris (D) SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) - San Francisco City Attorney Kamala Harris's close ties to U.S. President Barack Obama have already bolstered her campaign for California attorney general in 2010, observers say.
Eric Holder WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - Newly sworn in U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder on Tuesday said he was not planning to zealously pursue corporate America amid public outrage over perceived excess.
Lynch PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Legal Newsline) - Rhode Island Attorney General Patrick Lynch is not happy that Weaver's Cove Energy is attempting to deliver liquefied natural gas to an offshore site in Mount Hope Bay.
McGraw HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (Legal Newsline) - West Virginia Attorney General Darrell McGraw and Countrywide Financial Corp. have settled a lawsuit that alleged the company issued home loans it knew its customers could not afford.