John Kroger (D) SALEM, Ore. (Legal Newsline)-The Republican leader in the Oregon House of Representatives on Thursday called on state's Democratic attorney general to release documents relating one of his top aides who recently resigned after admitting to wrongdoing in a criminal case.
Mongiardo FRANKFORT, Ky. (Legal Newsline) - Kentucky Lt. Gov. Daniel Mongiardo is planning to add more charges to the ethics complaint he recently filed against state Attorney General Jack Conway, his opponent in the race for a U.S. Senate seat.
Kroger SALEM, Ore. (Legal Newsline) - Oregon Attorney General John Kroger has reached an agreement with a Texas-based debt settlement company alleged to have charged high upfront fees and to have encouraged its consumers to stop paying creditors.
Buddy Caldwell (D-La.) BATON ROUGE, La. (Legal Newsline)-The top U.S. lawyer for BP said Friday that the energy company will not seek to prevent lawsuits related to its oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, the Louisiana attorney general announced.
Cuomo BUFFALO, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) - New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo announced Friday that he has filed a lawsuit against a lawyer who is alleged to have sold the use of his name to debt collectors.
Meg Whitman (R) SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline)-Hoping to help get California Attorney General Jerry Brown back in the governor's office, the state Democratic Party on Friday attacked Republican gubernatorial frontrunner Meg Whitman over her ties to a much-maligned global investment and securities firm.
LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline)-The Southern California jury that awarded a whopping $200 million punitive damages award in a household-contact asbestos exposure case in which jurors awarded compensatory damages of $8.8 million will likely be reversed, a leading legal scholar said Sunday.
Meg Whitman (R) SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline)-Republicans have a larger plan for Meg Whitman besides just defeating California Attorney General Jerry Brown in this year's governor's race, a report says.
McMaster COLUMBIA, S.C. (Legal Newsline) - South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster announced on Monday that he has entered into an agreement with Duke Energy South Carolina over the company's 401 Water Quality Certification.
Kroger SALEM, Ore. (Legal Newsline)- An Oregon auto dealership has been ordered to pay $650,000 in fines for deceiving customers about the damage history of its vehicles, state Attorney General John Kroger announced on Monday.