MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (Legal Newsline) - A Weirton, W.Va. attorney is suing former West Virginia University and newly fired Michigan football coach Rich Rodriguez over problems with the purchase of the coach's Morgantown home.
Coakley BOSTON (Legal Newsline) - Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley announced on Wednesday that her office has filed a lawsuit against a real estate management company for allegedly violating the state's anti-discrimination law.
Madigan CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) - Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan announced on Wednesday that a preliminary injunction has been granted against two pipeline companies that were allegedly responsible for a recent oil spill.
Bondi ORLANDO, Fla. (Legal Newsline) - New Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi is being asked to investigate the wood pallet industry by a rival company that claims former U.S. Sen. Chris Dodd should be "ashamed" of the testimony he gave on his way out of office.
Kay SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (Legal Newsline) - A piece of legislation that some say would expand opportunities for personal injury attorneys was expected to pass out of the Illinois House Judiciary Committee on Thursday.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (Legal Newsline) - Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray announced on Friday that he has filed a lawsuit against three individuals who allegedly violated the state's Consumer Sales Practices Act.
McDaniel LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Legal Newsline) - Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced on Thursday that a piece of his legislative agenda this year will be a bill that toughens penalties on unscrupulous sports agents.
Schneiderman NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced on Thursday that he is suing a major Pennsylvania electric power plant over multiple violations of the federal Clean Air Act.
Bondi TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Legal Newsline) - Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi announced on Thursday that she has reached a settlement with an Internet company that allegedly engaged in deceptive marketing practices.
Daniel Mulholland, of Forman Perry Watkins Krutz & Tardy, litigated the fraud case against the two asbestos attorneys. NATCHEZ, Miss. (Legal Newsline) - The company that successfully argued fraud on the part of asbestos lawyers is reiterating that it is owed nearly $1 million in attorneys fees.
Pruitt OKLAHOMA CITY (Legal Newsline) - Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt announced on Friday that he will file a lawsuit against the federal government challenging the constitutionality of President Barack Obama's federal health care reform law.
Swanson ST. PAUL, Minn. (Legal Newsline) - Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson announced on Friday that she has filed a lawsuit against a company that allegedly engaged in unlawful "cramming" by adding over $15 per month to the phone bills of Minnesota consumers.
Koster JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (Legal Newsline) - Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster announced Friday that he has expressed concerns to a cable provider on behalf of state subscribers possibly being affected by a dispute the company is having with a local network.
Van Hollen LAC DU FLAMBEAU, Wis. (Legal Newsline) - Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen announced on Monday that a power company will be required to pay $15,000 for allegedly failing to comply with requirements for one of its facilities.
Bullock WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments on Monday from attorneys for Montana and Wyoming in a dispute over the division of water from the Yellowstone River and its tributaries.